Even after local coal-iron resources are depleted, the steel and heavy engineering industries do not frequently shift their location, why? Analyse. 10 marks

Mentor’s comment- In the introduction briefly highlight the locations of coal-iron resources in India. In the body explain first why the steel and iron industries were initially located in and around the raw material regions and now there has been a shift from such a trend. Discuss the causative factors of such a trend; transport … Continue reading Even after local coal-iron resources are depleted, the steel and heavy engineering industries do not frequently shift their location, why? Analyse. 10 marks