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Uphill ride for Indian bicycle hub as imports flood in

Cheap imports from China are threatening the survival of Ludhiana’s bicycle industry in western Punjab state, and have taken some of the air out of Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s ‘Make in India’ campaign for more domestic manufacturing and job-creation. Once one of the leading manufacturing hubs in India, the town’s most famous industry is rapidly becoming […]