Strategic Location

Easy access to important national & international trade routes to Australia, Bangladesh, China, Malaysia, New Zealand, Singapore etc. and other coastal states .One of the 13 maritime States and Union Territories in India.Upcoming major deep sea port : Bhor Sagar port, by 2019, Process already started. A deep sea port also proposed at Tajpur. Another port coming up near Kulpi.

INDUSTRIAL GROWTH

West Bengal has the potential to become the leading state in near future, in return of MSME productivity within India.

RICH CULTURE



  • Birthplace of modern India literary and artistic thought

  • Kolkata is reffered to as the "Culture/Literary capital of India"

  • Pioneer of cosmopolitan culture in the country

  • Land of Saint Mother Teresa,
    Rabindranath Tagore Satyajit Ray and many more


ECONOMIC POWERHOUSE

4th largest state economy in India,

with a population of 91.3 million

GSDP AT CURRENT PRICES
US$ 140.21 billion (2015-16)

GROWTH RATE

Gross Value Added (GVA) growing at 12.02% (2015-16)

INDUSTRIAL INFRASTRUCTURE

Connectivity: 2 Int'I airport; 2 major ports and 3 upcoming portsPower surplus State with 100% villages electrified3rd largest road network in India

Plus-n-play Industrial Infrastructure :
Numerous growth centers and industrial parks - Industry specifie as well as multi-product Upcoming 6 Theme township

Upcoming Amritsar Kolkata Industrial
Corridor (AKIC) covering about ~ 2,000 KM