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Opportunities In Maharashtra

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Maharashtra has always led the country's industrial development scenario and continues to attract the largest quantum of investments, both domestic and foreign. The State has established strengths in every sector including engineering, automobiles and auto components, chemicals, drugs and pharmaceuticals, textiles, information technology and biotechnology. It offers the finest infrastructure, excellent educational facilities, quality trained manpower, a professional work ethic and a conducive business environment. A wide variety of horticultural crops are also grown in the State, making it a major producer of oilseeds, rice, cotton, sugarcane, etc. In addition, the rich heritage, trade, culture, history and growing economy of the State are the major tourist attractions.

Advantage Maharashtra

Capacity addition in power generation
Responsive administrative set up
Abundance of minerals
Strong agricultural and industrial base
Educated and professional workforce
Excellent R & D facilities
Well-connected transportation system
Home to world-class educational and IT institutions
Efficient power supply system and telecommunication network
Large consumer market
Maharashtra is the largest economy in the country, with a high per capita income
The most industrialised state with a strong presence of petrochemicals, automobiles, financial services, IT/ITES and textile industries
One of the most attractive investment destinations in the country, accounting for 27 per cent of exports
Large network of professional education institutions, the presence of reputed R & D centres and superior support infrastructure
High literacy rate of 77 per cent
Network of educational institutions
12 per cent of country‘s universities
17 per cent of medical colleges
13 per cent of engineering colleges (344)
19 per cent of management institutions
Produces 169,000 technocrats every year