1) Which state leads in Foreign Direct Investment in India ? :
According to industry and commerce ministry of India , Maharashtra leads the foreign direct investment in India and is much ahead of rest of the states of India.
Since year 2000 , the following is list of top states in context of Foreign Direct Investment :
a) Maharashtra has received $61.13 billion (33% of total investment) comes first in the list.
b) National Capital Region (NCR) comes second in the list with $35.4 billion (19% of total investment) comes second in the list
c) Karnataka has received $10.25 billion and comes third
d) tamil nadu has received $9.6 billion is fourth in the list
e) gujarat has received $8.53 billion since year 2000 and is placed fifth in the list of Foreign Direct Investment destinations.
f) Andra Pradesh has received FDI of $7.41 billion from april 2000 to october 2012.It comes sixth in the list of FDI.
2) What is total FDI investment in India since 2000? :
Total Foreign Direct Investment which India has received since 2000 is USD 185.7 billion.Maharashtra and NCR together attracted whooping 52% of total foreign direct investment.
3) Which sector attracted Foreign Direct Investment? :
Services , Telecommunication, metallurgical , power sector , computer hardware sector , software sector ,construction sector received substantial amount of foreign direct investment.
4) From which country India has received highest Foreign Direct Investment ? :
Mauritius has made highest investment in India from april 2000 to october 2012. Mauritius has made $70.9 billion. Singapore with $18.4 billion dollar comes second in the list of FDI investors in India. United Kingdom (UK) with $17 billion comes third in the list while Japan with $13.83 billion is fourth in the list . United States (USA) comes fifth with $10.8 billion.