Table 7
 
                  EXPENDITURE ON RESEARCH AND DEVELOPMENT BY INDUSTRY GROUPS  
                                            FOR SMALL SCALE INDUSTRIES
Sl.No.                Industry Group No. of          R&D Expenditure        R&D Expenditure
R&D           (Rs. Lakhs)          as % of S.T.O.
Units
1996-97 1997-98 1998-99 1996-97 1997-98 1998-99
1 Metallurgical Industries 4 120.62 131.61 136.44 2.68 2.66 3.14
2 Fuels 2 37.35 44.44 80.09 0.20 0.21 0.37
3 Boilers and Steam Generating Plants 3 73.77 81.41 81.79 11.04 12.90 11.49
4 Prime Movers 3 48.56 49.15 50.18 0.56 0.57 0.58
5 Electricals and Electronics Equipment 64 1653.44 1810.63 2036.31 2.23 2.43 2.47
6 Telecommunications 23 460.50 590.50 536.37 0.46 0.51 0.79
7 Transportation 0 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
8 Industrial Machinery 9 295.80 240.58 236.27 2.93 2.01 2.50
9 Machine Tools 4 88.77 54.14 201.01 2.01 1.16 4.86
10 Agricultural Machinery 2 19.40 31.72 11.18 2.69 4.58 2.03
11 Earth Moving Machinery 0 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
12 Misc. Mechanical Engineering Industries 7 108.43 160.95 183.82 0.69 1.11 1.32
13 Commercial Offices, household Equipment 2 10.62 11.13 12.39 0.62 0.64 0.87
14 Medical and Surgical Appliances 3 12.50 21.60 29.42 0.91 0.22 0.25
15 Industrial Instruments 11 243.17 399.16 401.49 3.83 5.29 5.34
16 Scientific Instruments 9 91.13 71.58 81.27 3.13 2.42 2.64
17 Math. Surveying & Drawing Instrument 0 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
18 Fertilisers 0 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
19 Chemicals (other than Fertilizers) 32 546.62 572.22 483.32 0.23 0.29 0.26
20 Photographic Raw Film and Paper 2 40.66 29.45 40.15 0.63 0.38 0.69
21 Dye-stuffs 2 14.86 14.02 14.12 0.29 0.21 0.21
22 Drugs and Pharmaceuticals 37 802.87 940.16 1486.01 0.53 0.51 0.67
23 Textiles (Dyed, Printed, Processed) 2 15.03 19.15 143.20 0.09 0.09 0.68
24 Paper and Pulp 1 4.94 10.86 7.87 0.41 0.92 0.64
25 Sugar 0 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
26 Fermentation Industries 1 127.20 104.96 138.54 4.30 2.74 3.80
27 Food Processing Industries 7 1502.98 1876.13 1863.49 17.41 19.16 16.16
28 Vegetable Oil & Vanaspathi 0 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
29 Soaps, Cosmetics and Toilet Preparations 1 22.74 76.94 88.44 2.04 5.17 4.05
30 Rubber Goods 1 4.84 5.09 2.84 2.57 2.81 1.70
31 Leather, Leather Goods and Pickers 1 233.30 143.50 282.78 0.92 0.44 0.94
32 Glue and Gelatin 3 52.09 37.52 59.62 1.26 0.82 1.21
33 Glass 0 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
34 Ceramics 1 3.00 3.00 3.00 5.17 5.17 5.17
35 Cement and Gypsum Products 0 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
36 Timber Products 1 1.56 1.12 1.94 0.98 0.54 1.28
37 Defence Industries 0 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
38 Information Technology 6 324.14 376.72 449.60 2.37 2.79 3.22
39 Biotechnology 11 378.38 430.51 518.84 0.44 0.60 0.59
40 Consultancy Services 2 12.00 16.50 15.00 0.58 0.64 0.58
41 Miscellaneous Industries 8 214.34 172.80 136.61 1.47 1.12 0.79
       
                     Total 265   7565.61 8529.25 9813.40 0.91 1.00 1.15
   
  Source: Data collected and compiled by DST
  Note    : S.T.O - Sales Turnover