Explain how petroleum refineries act as a 'nodal industry'?

Petroleum is considered as the major energy source in India after coal. Petroleum refineries act as a nodal industry. The reason is that it provides fuel for heat and lighting, lubricants for machinery and raw materials for a number of manufacturing industries like synthetic textile fertilizer and a huge number of chemical industries.

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