Rajkot Bearing Industries (Gujarat)


Rajkot district is an industrial hub with over 23,000 industrial units located in 15 different industrial estates spread across 25 square kilometers. Among them is a cluster of about 150 units manufacturing bearings of different kinds. Most of the units are MSMEs. The bearings units fall under three broad product categories: (1) cage manufacturers (25 units), (2) rolling element manufacturers (35 units) and (3) bearing assembly units (90 units). The products are sold to Original Equipment Manufacturers (OEMs) and general engineering industries. The bearings cluster provides employment, direct and indirect, to about 15,000 people.

Products manufactured

Different kinds of bearings like ball bearings; taper roller bearings; cylindrical roller bearings; needle roller bearings; thrust bearings

Number of MSMEs


Energy consumption


Main fuels

Electricity; diesel; furnace oil (FO); LPG

Production & turnover

Rs 1500 crores (15 billion)

Total energy consumption (toe)


Leading industry association(s)

Cluster Profile


Other Resources

Source: Data pertains to 2015-16, collected primarily under the TERI-SDC EESE project.

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