FDI in India
The Indian government has been actively working towards increasing FDI inflows through various policy and financial reforms in the investment processes. According to a UN report in 2022, India was ranked among the top 20 host economies for FDI inflows. The global FDI inflows for fiscal year 2021 aggregated to over one trillion U.S. dollars, out of which around seven hundred billion dollars were from the developing Asian region, including India.
Leading FDI investors and sectors in the Indian market
Singaporewas the leading investor in the country with FDI equity investments amounting to over 17 billion U.S. dollars in the financial year 2023 followed by Mauritius. The computer hardware and software sector led the foreign direct investment inflows, with an overall amount of close to 9 billion U.S. dollars for fiscal year 2023, followed by the services sector.