Bhilwara, also known as 'Textile City of India', is a famous industrial town in Rajasthan. Located in the western part of Rajasthan, Bhilwara is well connected with all major cities in India. Bhilwara emerged as India's largest manufacturer of suitings, fabrics and yarn. Its share in the polyester/viscose fabrics (suiting) sector is around 50 per cent in India. Today Bhilwara is a prominent and leading manufacturer, exporter and supplier of world-class Suitings, Flock Fabrics and Yarn. Bhilwara is called "Zoo of Minerals" for its huge stores of mica, soapstone, copper, feldspar, quartz, white clay and Garnet. Steel plants and glass factories can easily be spotted in and around Bhilwara.