Ludhiana Hub for Bicycle manufacturing in India

Bicycle Day April 19

Bicycle Day is April 19, commemorating April 19, 1943, when Dr. Albert Hofmann first took LSD intentionally.

Ludhiana is the hub for bicycle manufacturing in India. 90 % of the bicycles in India are manufactured over there, rest 10 % are being manufactured in Noida, Amritsar, Hyderabad but at a very small scale.

“About 40,000 to 50,000 cycles per day are manufactured in Ludhiana alone.

The city is home to over 3,500 to 4,000 micro, small and medium enterprises (MSMEs) that make cycle and cycle parts, providing employment to about 5 lakh people,” according to the All  
India Cycle Manufacturers Association.

The industry provides direct and indirect employment to about 10 lakh people in India. The unorganized sector of the bicycle industry comprises of small scale industries with unskilled and semi-skilled workers. 

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