State Snapshots

  • 2nd highest per capita income in India
  • Delhi has 29 approved industrial areas and four flatted factory complexes
  • Largest metro rail network in India
  • India's most urbanized region, with an urbanization rate of 97.5%

Key Industries

  • Agri and Food Processing
  • Tourism and Hospitality
  • IT and ITeS
  • Construction and Real Estate

The capital city is a popular tourist attraction, majorly for street shopping, the variety of cuisines served here and its rich cultural heritage. Delhi also hosts several trade conventions and fairs throughout the year. The region has an attractive real-estate market and huge potential for agrochemical-based products.The city has a total installed power capacity of over 2453.37 MW.

Situated in the north of the country, Delhi is at a convenient distance from neighbouring states of Uttar Pradesh and Haryana. Delhi has headquarters of various key government ministries and departments.

Delhi Metro, a joint venture between the Government of India and the Government of NCT Delhi, is a revolution in mass transportation in the country consisting of 285 stations linking Delhi with neighbouring National Capital Region (NCR). The region (NCT) has a total road network of over 24,000 lane km. Delhi also has one of the busiest airports in the world, Indira Gandhi International Airport. River Yamuna is the main river that flows through Delhi.