Hoshangabad district, there is only
one industry namely Security Papers Mill, Hoshangabad which
is functioning under the Ministry of Finance, Government of
India. Other this there some units are also working i.e.
Ordinance Factory, Itarsi which works under Ministry of
Defence, Government of India and Railway Engineering
Factory, Diesel Shade, Oil Federation (manufacturing plant),
Banapura. The main trade in the district are Handicraf ,
Silk, Leather, Pulses etc. Other these, the main business
deals in the delivering of Sand and Tiles which come from
In Hoshangabad district, a big agriculture Mandi is located
in the Itarsi town and there are other four mandis also in
district. Itarsi Mandi is centre business point of the
district and other main business place is Piparia town.
However, Itarsi town is main Railway junction in the country
which joins all the four corners of the country e.g. Delhi,
Mumbai, Kolkatta & Chennai and it also joins other
places in the county along with state by rail and by bus for
managing the business.