The nature of activities in the Industry vertical cuts across the manufacturing sector. This vertical takes initiatives on issues of importance cutting across different ministries and departments. The increasing interaction and engagement with the State Governments, Industry associations and other stakeholders in different industry segments has added a new dimension to the scope of work of this vertical.
The vertical deals with subjects pertaining to Ministries of Steel, Textiles, Corporate Affairs and Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises, Department of Fertilisers, Public Enterprises, Heavy Industries, Industrial Policy and Promotion, Chemicals and Petrochemicals.
Plan schemes of the Departments of Biotechnology, Atomic Energy, Science and Industrial Research, Petroleum and Natural Gas too come under its preview.