Business and Economy of Bhilai
Known to be the ‘Industrial Cubo’ and ‘Steel City of Central India’, Bhilai enjoys the status of being one of the most industrially developed cities in India. This can be attributed to the establishment of the massive Bhilai Steel Plant in the city by the Indian Government with the assistance of USSR. This Steel Plant has helped transform the remote cluster of villages into the present day Bhilai, one of the most planned and developed cities of the world.
Apart from being the prime contributor to the economy of Chhattisgarh, the Bhilai Steel Plant has also paved way for the establishment of a number of business and industrial units in the city of Bhilai.Today the city with handsome presence of many large, medium and small scale industries and is contributing a lot in making Bhilai one of the most developed regions in Chhattisgarh.
Mineral and Natural Resources In and Around Bhilai
Industries in Bhilai
Due to favorable location and availability of raw materials, the city of Bhilai is home to a number of large scale, medium scale as well as micro and small enterprises. The industries are mainly concentrated in Industrial Estate, Light Industrial Area and Heavy Industrial Area in Bhilai. The economy of Bhilai is mainly dependent on the Bhilai Steel Plant that has the potential to generate lot of employment opportunities as well as micro and small units to come up.
Bhilai Steel Plant
Bhilai Engineering Corporation
Founded in 1960, Bhilai Engineering Corporation is a successful diversified company in India, dealing with processed food, engineering, foundry, EPC, fertilizer, industrial equipment etc. It serves a number of industries including those dealing with steel, cement, mines, heavy industries etc. The BEC Steel foundry in Bhilai specialises in Railways, Mines, Palletizing Plants and other specialized Manganese Steel Castings, thus contributing to the city’s economy.
Bhilai Engineering Corporation
Address: Hathkhoj Village, Industrial Area, Bhilai – 490026
Phone No: +91 788 4088100
Simplex Casting Ltd, Bhilai
It is a renowned foundry with an annual production capacity of about 28000 MT. It deals with heavy engineering castings, for industrial sectors like steel plants, power plants railways, mines, cement, chemical, oil, defense, sugar, machine tools, heavy valves & pumps castings, ship building etc, a considerable proportion of which is exported. Equipped with the latest technology, testing facilities, labs and machines, it aims in developing new products, keeping in mind the satisfaction of the customers.
Simplex Casting Ltd
Address: Plot No. 32, Shivnath Complex, G.E. Road, Supela, Bhilai- 490023
Phone No: 0091-788-2290483, 2290484, 2290485, 0091-788-2285664
Large Scale Industries or Public Sector Undertakings in Bhilai
- Bhilai Steel Plant (PSU), Govt of India Undertaking
- Simplex Casting Ltd, Bhilai
- Hariom Inguts & Power Plant, Bhilai
- Niroj Ispat Plant, Bhilai
- J. P. Cement, Bhilai
Medium scale enterprises in Bhilai
- Simplex Engineering & Foundry, Bhilai
- Vasloh BK Engineering Costing Ltd., Bhilai
- Bhilai Engineering Corporation, Bhilai
- Key Stone Industries Ltd, Bhilai
- Ferro Scrap Nigam , Bhilai
- Pilaniya Industries PL, Bhilai
- B. K. Engineering Corporation, Bhilai
- Vasleh B.K. Casting Ltd Unit-II, Bhilai