Successful Business IDEAS for Small Towns
Are you based in a small town or in the rural area or a village? Are you looking for best profitable small business opportunities in small towns and villages to start your own business? Read this post and explore the business ideas listed below and find the one which suits you most.
Parameters of selecting a business idea in small town or village are different from a city. Small town or village lack the business infrastructure that a city provides to an entrepreneur. You must take the advantage of an easy source of raw materials of land, labor and raw materials which are in abundance in rural areas where ever you stay.
It does not matter where you stay. The rule of choosing small business opportunity in small towns remain the same.
#1. Farming of Crops & Animals
Crop cultivation and animal rearing is an automatic choice for entrepreneurs in small towns and rural areas. Supplying fresh agricultural and farming produce to urban areas is a profitable choice for entrepreneurs in small towns and rural areas. You can tie up with manufacturing companies who mostly depend on raw materials from rural areas like cotton, sunflower, rubber, fruits, etc. Read this article to know more.
#2. Construction Related
A local construction company is one of the best business to open in the small towns if you have skills like carpentry, wood work, metal work, machine repair, welding, etc. Providing low-cost housing solutions to the local community is another option for small town entrepreneurs.
#3. Clothing and Jewelry
If you are an expert in clothing or jewelry manufacturing consider making popular stuff for the local community. You can make a lot of money if you can properly diagnose fashion trends of local people. You can also start a trading company buying clothes and jewelry from local manufacturers and sell those in marketplaces.
#4. Tour Operating Business
If you have a place of attraction which attracts tourist, consider this as a profitable money making opportunity. Set up a company to provide tourist guides who would take visitors round and educators who would provide historical facts and information about what tourists have come to see.
#5. Bakery Business
Every town small or big need baked foods. You can start a bakery and sell fresh baked bread, cakes, cookies, etc. You can also buy bakery items from manufacturers and sell those items in the nearby marketplace. Read more on bakery business
Beekeeping business perfectly fits in rural areas and villages. Beekeeping demands day-to-day monitoring with close supervision to the bees. With the increasing awareness about the health, demand for honey is growing globally. Beekeeping for selling honey and other products like wax is a profitable venture to start with less startup investment.
#7. Certified Seed Production
Seed certification is a quality assurance system whereby seed intended for marketing is subject to official control and inspection. At its simplest, the system certifies that a sack, packet or box of seed contains what it says on the label and that the seed was produced, inspected and graded, in accordance with the requirements of a Certification Scheme. To initiate this business you don’t have any requirement of land, just start the venture by contract farming.
#8. Fish Farming
Commercial fish farming business is a lucrative investment in small towns that can spin money at any time of the year continuously. With the implementation of modern techniques and having owned space, an entrepreneur can start this business with moderate capital investment. Fish farming is one of the most profitable business ideas in Pakistan.
#9. Mushroom Farming
A mushroom farming business can be a mean of big profit making business in suburban areas. A person who has a little bit of idea in the science & technology of mushroom growing and has an own building for having the farm – mushroom farming business will be the perfect option for him to start.