Construction activity forms around 10 per cent of India’s GDP and gives employment to more than 30 million people in the country. It also accounts for more than 60 per cent in total infrastructure investment.
A report by dmg events India, prepared for The Big 5 Construct India 2015 says that the Planning Commission of India has already pledged to invest around $1 trillion in the five-year plan (2012-2017). Indian Ministry of Roads and Transport outlined plans for $120bn worth of road-widening projects. There are also plans for $60bn to be invested in India’s ports by 2020.
The Big 5 Hub selects ten of India’s biggest infrastructure projects, both completed and under construction.
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