In this context, this publication tries gauge where the eastern Indian manufacturers stand. The report is based on a CII-PwC survey of 52 business executives from five states of eastern India. It brings out trends and success stories related to the areas of technology adoption, workforce, quality practices and productivity, areas that are crucially important to bring about the change.
The manufacturing industry globally is going through a paradigm change. Technology is changing the definition of competitiveness. Manufacturing plants are becoming more intelligent with smarter machine that produce smarter products.