Morbi (Hindi: मोरबी) is the tiles production hub of India. It is a district place located in the Saurashtra region of Gujarat. Morbi tiles industry is home for >800 tile factories and this number is increasing. On average 20 new factories come up every year. As a result, production capacity expansion was massive during this decade.
8-A National Highway from Wankaner to Morbi is flanked by tiles factories. After 2012 new areas covered such as Halvad road and Jetpar road. The polygonal region between – Jetpar, Morbi, Wankaner, and Matel – make the world’s 2nd largest tile cluster. This area we know as the Morbi tiles industry zone.
What makes Morbi Tiles the next big thing in the global tile market?
Why India’s tile industry mushroomed around Morbi?
During 2019 Morbi exported tiles to 176 countries. It is an outsourcing zone as well. Domestic brands like Kajaria, HR Johnson, AGL, Somani outsource from Morbi. Global brands include Daltile, Portobello, Emser, RAK, etc.
GSPC has fuelled the growth by installing the PNG gas line in the region. This has ensured continuous supply and stable temperature inside the kiln. Gas is a key cost factor in tile production.
Mundra and Kandla ports are within 180 km from Morbi. This helps Morbi tiles exporters to offer cheap prices. Over the next 10 years, the region can generate many jobs.
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