Industries
   
 
Alembic Limited and Ambalal Sarabai Enterprises amongst leading Pharaceutical industries of Asia during those days based at Vadodara
   
Vadodara, formerly known as Baroda, is one of the four economic centers of Gujarat with a population of about 2 million
   
Vadodara is to be developed as a ’KNOWLEDGE CITY’ with L&T already coming up with a Technopark and “Knowledge city” on National Highway No.8 in Madhavpura
   
It is a cosmopolitan city of Gujarat with people of multiple ethnicities and has attracted many MNCs to setup their offices here
   
GACL – The first and largest Alkali plant in Gujarat was set up in Vadodara which is today a Chemical Industry hub
   
Gujarat Industries Power Company, ONGC and Gol’s Heavy Water Project have presence in adjunct to chemical industries of Vadodara
   
Industry giants like Reliance Industries Limited, SIEMENS, AREVA, ALSTOM, Gujarat Refinery, Gujarat State Fertilizers Limited, GACL, ABB, Bombardier, GAIL, etc. have strong base at Vadodara
   
Panacea Biotech, Sun Pharmaceuticals and Zydus, Cadilla are some of the other Pharma companies based in Vadodara
   
First Rail coach plant in Gujarat by Bombardier is at Vadodara