Baddi is one of the fastest growing towns in Himachal Pradesh and India. In the recent past Baddi has become a manufacturing hub for Indian and Multinational Companies. The industrial town Baddi is located in Solan District of Himachal Pradesh around 35 Kms from the District HQs Solan. Baddi is around 40 Km from the Capital of Punjab and Haryana, the city beautiful Chandigarh. Hundreds of Companies have set up their manufacturing units in Baddi and number of other Indian companies and MNCs are looking to relocate their manufacturing facilities to Baddi because of tax concessions being offered by the Himachal Government and Central government. In order to provide facilities to the manufacturers and to boost the business the Indian Government has also decided to link Baddi in Himachal rail network. Today there are around 1000 Medical and pharma companies operating in Baddi. Apart from this there are over 200 packaging / printing units alone in Baddi Himachal Pradesh. There are hundreds of other factories of various sizes in Baddi. Baddi has provided lot of job opportunities to the youth in Himachal Pradesh. Thousands of jobs have been created by these plants, factories and manufacturing units in Baddi.