Surendranagar is the major cotton growing area in
. It covers an area of 10,489 sq km.
is the major town. Important places are Dharangadhra, Tarnetar
, and Thangadh. Main crops are bajra, jowar and groundnut. The headquarters
is a major center of cotton trading. The industrial base Dharangadhra is the chief producer of pottery, chinaware and basic chemicals. Tarnetar Fair
is the famous festive occasion.