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Gujarat has highest private sector investments in India

Posted on Oct 26, 06:06PM | UNI

With a share of about 12.5 per cent, Gujarat accounts for the highest share in the total outstanding private sector investments (including both domestic and foreign private sectors) across India as of June 2012, apex industry body ASSOCHAM said today.

According to a sector specific analysis titled 'Composition of Outstanding Investments Across States,' carried out by the ASSOCHAM,Of the total outstanding investments in Gujarat worth over Rs 14.8 lakh crore, private sector accounts for over Rs 10.3 lakh crore thereby registering a share of about 70 per cent in the overall investments across the western state.

Besides, with a share of over Rs 82.9 lakh crore, the private sector accounts for over 59 per cent of the total outstanding investments across India worth over Rs 140 lakh crore as of June 2012, highlights the ASSOCHAM analysis.

Private sector investments account for a whopping 86.6 per cent in the total outstanding investments worth over Rs 4.5 lakh crore in Haryana which has a share of about 4.8 per cent in the total private sector investments made across India.