Rajnish Optimist 146 Questions 256 Answers 236 Best Answers 1k Points View Profile Rajnish Asked: September 29, 20202020-09-29T16:34:22+05:30 2020-09-29T16:34:22+05:30In: UPSC PRELIMS Index of Eight Core Industries in India 2020. Describe the index and status of India’s Eight Core Sectors of India in 2020. economicseconomy Share Facebook 1 Answer Recent Sweety Stay Original. 142 Questions 116 Answers 102 Best Answers 782 Points View Profile Best Answer Sweety Stay Original. 2020-09-29T16:55:57+05:30Added an answer on September 29, 2020 at 4:55 pm The output of India’s eight core industries in India shrinks by 6.5% in March 2020 amid coronavirus lockdown. The Index of Eight Core Industries captures the output of Coal Crude oil Natural gas Steel Cement Fertilisers Electricity Refinery products Which has a 40.27% weight in the Index of Industrial Production (IIP). Weightages covered in Index of Eight Core Industries (ICI): Refinery Products (28.04%) Electricity (19.85%) Steel (17.92%) Coal (10.33%) Crude Oil production (8.98%) Natural Gas (6.88%) Cement (5.37%) Fertilizers (2.63%). 1 Reply Share Share Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Share on WhatsApp Leave an answerCancel replyYou must login or register to add a new answer. Related Questions Tell us about the Global Gender Gap Report 2021. Tell us about the Global Hunger Index 2020.