An Empirical Research on the Problems and Prospects Perceived by the Small Scale Entrepreneurs in Salem District
S. B. Inayath Ahamed

Dr. S. B. Inayath Ahamed, Assistant Professor, Department of Business Administration, Kalasalingum University, (Tamil Nadu), India.

Manuscript received on 04 December 2019 | Revised Manuscript received on 16 December 2019 | Manuscript Published on 30 December 2019 | PP: 473-476 | Volume-9 Issue-2S2 December 2019 | Retrieval Number: B12191292S219/2019©BEIESP | DOI: 10.35940/ijitee.B1219.1292S219

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Abstract: Small-scale entrepreneurs in Tamil Nadu, especially in Salem district, produce an enormous variety of products which include mass consumption goods, readymade garments, hosiery goods, electrical products, handlooms and handicrafts. The contribution of small industries in these areas to the balanced regional development of whole state as well as the country is noteworthy. This study is confined to small-scale industries which are located in Salem District of Tamil Nadu, India. Since, the objective of this study is to analyze the problem and prospects of the small-scale entrepreneurs in the study area covering a period of ten years from 2001-2002 to 2011-2012, the findings of the study will be useful for the entrepreneurs who are engaged in small-scale industries for further development and progress of their establishments and thereby growth of the economy. The research will also be useful for the academicians and policy makers.

Keywords: Small Scale Entrepreneurs, Salem District, Entrepreneurship, Problems of Entrepreneur.
Scope of the Article: Large-Scale Cyber Systems