Being a predominantly agricultural city in Bihar, there are a number of agriculture and small-scale industry-based jobs in Muzaffarpur. The city is known for its lychee farms and exports. Additionally, the mangoes, sugarcane, vegetables, grains, seeds and pulses are also produced. This has helped in the growth of the agriculture, food and the export industry. Jobs for food technologists, quality managers, soil scientists, technical brewers and packaging specialists are widely available.