Why are iron and steel industries mainly concentrated in Chota Nagpur plateau region?
- CHOTA Nagpur Plateau region has the maximum concentration of iron and steel industries. It is largely, because of the relative advantages this region has.
- Low cost of iron ore is available in this region.
- High grade raw materials in proximity.
- Cheap labour in abundance is aiso available in the region.
- Vast growth potential in the home market.
- Connectivity of good transport system.
- This region has number of thermal and hydel power plants.