AgraDecember 8, 2018 | Listed by Rajesh Kumar | Category: Places
Agra is a city from Uttar Pradesh located on the bank of Yamuna River. The City occupies the area of 87 square kilometer. It is a home of world famous historic monument Talmahal. It is monumental Mughal legacy and the city has a booming tourism industry as well as royal crafts like Pietra Dura, marble inlay and carpets.
However, the 40% of the population of the city depends largely on agriculture and other depends on the leather and footwear business and iron foundries. The maximum contribution in the city economy is done by Tourism. Agra is home to Asia’s largest spa called Kaya Kalp – The Royal Spa, at the Hotel Mughal in Agra
The city has many industry. Harihar Biotech, 7,000 small scale industrial units are located in the city. The city is famous and known for leather goods, the oldest and famous leather firm Taj Leather World is in Sadar bazar where you can also find carpets, handicrafts, zari and zardozi (embroidery work), marble and stone carving and inlay work.
Oxford Economics has released the names of city which are growing very fast among the world’s other cities. The City name is ranked in the world’s Fastest-Growing City at the second.