Sivakasi Online : Overview of safety matches industry in Sivakasi

Safety Matches


Sivakasi is known throughout the world for safety matches production. 80% of India’s safety matches is produced here. The safety matches industry in Sivakasi is worth about Rs 500 crore. The market safety matches grows at the rate of 10% per annum.

About 3500 Match works are situated in and around Sivakasi. Nearly 30,000 persons are directly employed.


History of Matchworks

List of Matchworks Industries