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Answer the Following Question. Why Cotton Textile Industry Rapidly Expanded in Mumbai? - Social Science

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ConceptDistribution of Major Industries

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Answer the following question.
Why cotton textile industry rapidly expanded in Mumbai?

Solution

The cotton textile industry rapidly expanded in Mumbai because of its locational advantages. The warm and moist climate (ideal for spinning and weaving), the nearness to a sea port (important for importing machinery), and the availability of raw material and skilled labour are some of the factors that resulted in the growth of this industry in Mumbai.

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