Kanpur is the largest and commercial capital city of Uttar Pradesh state. Kanpur ranked third in per capita capital expenditure, next only to Mumbai and Pune, leaving most of the metro cities behind. The major contributors to the economy are the defence establishments, tanneries, coaching industry and trading activities. The GDP of the city was around $23 billion as of 2009. Currently, the city has most industries related to shoes manufacturing and textile. Indian Institute of Technology, Kanpur, Chander Shekhar Azad Agricultural University, Central Pulse Research Institute, Leather Institute are the top notch educational institutes located in the city. In terms of supply chain, Indian Institute of Materials Management, Kanpur is the major institute which provides supply chain related courses and training in Kanpur.
Below is the list of major companies that contributes to the supply chain industry in Kanpur
1. Accel Frontline Ltd
2. ACS Global Tech Solutions Pvt Ltd
3. Agrow Pharma
4. Anil Cargo Ltd
5. APL India Pvt Ltd
6. Bengal Chemicals and Pharmaceuticals Ltd
7. Cargo Planners Ltd
8. Duncans
9. Enso Secutrack Ltd
10. Gati Ltd
11. Globus Logisys Pvt Ltd
12. Hamdard Laboratories
13. Hindustan Logistics Pvt Ltd
14. JK Industries group
15. Kanpur Factory
16. Keyline Service Pvt Ltd
17. LCL Logistix India Pvt Ltd
18. Lohia machines
19. NITCO Logistics Pvt Ltd
20. Pentacle Systems
21. RCS Global Ltd
22. Softnsite Solutions
23. Sun Herbal India
24. TCI Freight
25. TCIS Technologies India
26. Thermocare Industries Ltd
27. Track Cargo Pvt Ltd
28. Trident Analytical Solutions
29. UPS Jetair Express