The industries which have 30 million to 100 million rupees as a fixed capital is called medium scale industry and the industries which have above 100 million rupees as a fixed capital are called large scale industries.

According to the definition of Industrial act 2054,"The industries which have 30 million to 100 million rupees as a fixed capital is called medium scale industry.

The establishment of medium and large scale industries help to strengthen the economy by following ways:

  • It helps in agriculture development
  • It helps to develop of Import an Increment of Export
  • It helps to improvement in people's lifestyle
  • It helps to increment of national income
  • It createsjob opportunity

The medium and large scale industries are not developed in Nepal by following ways:

  • Lack of capital
  • Lack of raw materials
  • Lack of market
  • Lack of transport and communication
  • Lack of bases of industries