Location of sugar industry in India is moving from North India to South India because of :
(A) Cheap and uniterrupted supply of power
(B) High labour cost
(C) Well developed rail network
(D) High yield and high sugar content in sugarcane
Correct Answer : High yield and high sugar content in sugarcane
Question Asked : OPSC OCS Pre. Exam 2018
The sugar industry of India is gradually shifting from North India to South India because. Tropical climate of Peninsular India results in higher yield per unit hectare of land.
Higher sucrose content in the sugarcane.
Longer crushing season in South than in North. ....Read more
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