Machine tools and equipments being imported
A number of Indian users of Capital Goods are importing Heavy Industrial Equipment like Electrical Equipment, Machine Tools, Textile Machinery, Printing Machinery, Plastic Processing Machinery, Metallurgical Machinery, Earthmoving & Construction Machinery, etc. from China.
The details of import for the last year (2014-15) from China are as under:
|SI. No.||Item||2014-15 China Import (Rs. Crore)||2014-15 Total Import (Rs. Crore)||China import Percentage on total import during 2014-15 (%)|
|1||Boiler, Turbine, Generator & Transformer||6297.96||16430.92||38.33|
|2||Construction and Mining machinery||6192.17||24245.9||25.54|
|6||Process Plant Equipment and Machinery including pumps & compressors||1772.62||7225.89||24.52|
|9||Paper and Pulp Machinery||552.57||1834.64||30.12|
(Source: Department of Commerce website).
This information was given by Minister of State in the Ministry Heavy Industries and Public Enterprises, Shri G.M. Siddeshwara in a written reply in Rajya Sabha today.