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US$ 3.13mn
FDI inflows in India from April 2000 to March 2021

US$ 218.3mn

Bilateral trade value in 2020-2021

8,537
Overseas Indians living in Lebanon

Location

Lebanon’s is located at the crossroads of three continents — Europe, Asia, and Africa

Free foreign exchange

market, full currency convertibility policies, and no restrictions on the inward or outward movement of capital

Infrastructure

State-of-the-art telecommunications, expanding port facilities and infrastructure development to facilitate trade

Investment

One of the most investor friendly climates in the Middle East with investment options in all sectors, especially tourism, agriculture and energy

India's Exports and Imports to Lebanon

Investment Development Authority of Lebanon

+961 1 983306

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Lazarieh Tower, 4th Floor, Emir Bechir Street, Riad El-Solh Beirut, Lebanon, P.O.Box 113-7251

Embassy of India, Lebanon

++961-1-735847

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Second Secretary

239, Ibrahim Abed El Aal Street, Ras Beirut
PO Box 113-5240
Beirut [Lebanon]

 

+961-1-735922

Attaché (Comm & ITEC)

Opportunities

Agricultural exports

    Wine other than sparkling wine of fresh grapes, incl. fortified; grape must with fermentation prevented/arrested by the addition of alcohol, in containters of >10 l (220429)

    agriexchange.apeda.gov.in

    Meat of bovine animals, fresh/chilled, boneless (020130)

    agriexchange.apeda.gov.in

    Sweet biscuits (190531)

    agriexchange.apeda.gov.in

    Maize (corn), other than seed (100590)
    OTHER DURUM WHEAT EXCL SEED (100119)
    Semi-milled/wholly milled rice, whether or not polished/glazed (100630)

    agriexchange.apeda.gov.in

    Cheese (excl. of 0406.10-0406.40) (040690)
    Milk in powder/granules/oth. solid form, unsweetened, fat content by wt. >1 … (040221)
    Processed cheese, not grated/powdered (040630)

    agriexchange.apeda.gov.in

    Food preps., n.e.s. (210690)
    Preparations for infant use, put up for RS (190110)
    Sauces & preps. therefor, n.e.s.; mixed condiments & mixed seasonings, n.e. … (210390)

    agriexchange.apeda.gov.in

    Food preps., n.e.s. (210690)
    Preparations for infant use, put up for RS (190110)

    agriexchange.apeda.gov.in

    Other cane sugar: (170114)

    agriexchange.apeda.gov.in

    Crustacean; frozen, shrimps and prawns, excluding cold – water varieties, in shell or not, smoked, cooked or not before or during smoking; in shell, cooked by staeming or by boiling in water
    Fish; fresh or chilled, atlantic salmon (salmon salar) and Danube salmon (huncho huncho), excluding fillets, livers, roes and other fish meat
    Fish; fresh or chilled, n.e.c. excluding fillets, livers, roes and other fish meat
    Preaparation/ preserved meat, meat offal/ blood of FWLS of the SPCS gallus DMSTCS
    Sauces and similar products of meat, meat offal or blood food preparations based on these products

    fishexchange.mpeda.gov.in
Minerals

    Reserve: 25 trillion cubic feet

Priority Sectors

Here are the leading sectors of opportunities for foreign investors

Top Import/ Export Items

India's top import from Lebanon
  • Aluminum
  • Copper waste and scrap
  • Tanned or crust hides and skins
India's top export to Lebanon
  • Machinery
  • Gems
  • Textiles
  • Plastic

Bilateral Investors

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