The industrial starch is derived from various natural sources such as wheat, rice, tapioca, potato, and maize. Among the wheat, maize and potato are the most commonly used industrial starches. Food industry accounts for the significant share in terms of consumption in the global industrial starch market. They are used in manufacturing various products in food industry such as bakery products, confectionaries, canned jams and fruits, commercial caramel and monosodium glutamate (MSG). Industrial starch is also used in non-food industry such as paper, textile, mining, building materials and consumer products industries. Industrial starch is extensively used in paper industry during the manufacturing and coating process. In the textile industry, it is used for cloth printing and finishing. In the mining industry, it used in well-drilling process, Starch is mixed with clay and this mixture provides proper water holding ability and viscosity to drill oil wells.