Gujarat is the leading industrialized State of India. Gujarat is one of the most preferred
Foreign direct investment (FDI) destinations of India, providing
business opportunities in all the sectors, particularly Information technology (IT), tourism, textiles and agricultural sector.
- The State of Gujarat houses a number of global corporations, private companies, public
companies and a large number of SME. Guajarat is a manufacturing powerhouse with world-class production capabilities in textiles, petrochemicals, pharmaceuticals and agribusiness products.
- Gujarat is also known for its entrepreneurial spirit and for his robust
social and physical infrastructure.
- Gujarat is rich in bio-resources and has a forest cover of 1.88 billion hectares
and has 10.7
million hectares of highly diversified cropping area. Gujarat leading manufacturer of horticultural crops.
- Gujarat is rich in mineral resources (limestone, lignite and bauxite).
- Gujarat a leading manufacturer of cement and
soda ash and has the biggest diamond processing industry in India.
- With 5% of the population of India, Gujarat has 16% of industrial production and
has also activated the highest share (12.7%) of the Foreign direct investment (FDI).
- 22 % of exports of India are exported from the State
Example of the course doing business in Gujarat:
The main economic sectors of Ahmedabad (Gujarat) are: chemicals,
textiles, drugs and pharmaceuticals and agri-business. Ahmedabad is
the 3th fastest growing city in the world (2010 - Forbes magazine).
The Government of Gujarat gives tax concessions for Foreign direct investment
(FDI) in backward
areas. Gujarat offers foreign investors a distinct advantage in terms of quality
human resources and infrastructure facilities: power and water supply, ports and
now a gas grid.
ABB plans to invest USD 500 million in its Vadodara factory
and use it as a global sourcing base for circuit breakers and other electrical
equipment. Arvind Mills, the 2th biggest denim manufacturer in the world has
duplicate its manufacturing capacity. Glaxo SmithKline India, plans to use its
production factory in Ankleshwar as a global sourcing
hub for an intermediary
used in manufacturing Zantac. Aventis, an international pharma giant, will
service its global requisites for glibenclamide from its plant in Ankleshwar, Gujarat.
Invest opportunities in Information technology.
Gujarat is a good destination for Information technology (IT) industries. There
are several big Information technology software companies in
Economy of India - States of India and Union Territories - Foreign direct investment (FDI) in India - New Delhi - Bangalore - Mumbai - Andhra Pradesh - Haryana - India's Free trade agreements
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