There are 12 major Industrial Estates and 12 Special Economic Zones together with 10 Industrial Parks/Developers in Ahmedabad district. On the other hand, the industrial development restricted to the surrounding locations of the urban city of Ahmedabad and some towns of the district. This city is commercial capital and also a major industrial spot of Gujarat and has been announced as a Mega City.
The state government is making plans to set up three new industrial estates around this city all to be developed by Gujarat Industrial Development Corporation (GIDC). The Industrial parks around this city are also scheduled to be worked on soon.
The potential micro and small industries here are Chemical & Allied Products, Ores, Minerals, Mineral Fuels, Lubricants, Gas, Railways, Airways, Ships & Road Surface Transport, textile, Rubber, Plastic, Leather, etc.