Industrial Infrastructure

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Present Scenario and Highlights:

  • India’s industrial production growth rate in 2010 was 7.5 percent, up from 5.2 percent in 2009.
  • Pharmaceutical, automobile and IT industries are sectors that have performed exceedingly well and experienced significant growth.
  • The textile industry is the largest in terms of employment. It is expected to generate revenues of about $85 billion by 2010 and create 12 million new jobs
  • The strongeconomic growth achieved by India in the recent years has led to a greater demand for infrastructure
  • Investment in infrastructure is set to increase from the current 8.37% to 10% in the 12th 5 Year Plan (2012-2017).
  • This potentially means a US$ 1 trillion opportunities for global investors over the next 5 years.
  • Infrastructure sector amounts for 26.7% of India’s Industrial output
  • Private sector investment in infrastructure is expected to reach 50% by the 12th plan from the current 34%.