Domestic automobiles production increased at 2.36% CAGR between FY16-20 with 26.36 million vehicles being manufactured in the country in FY20.

6.96%

growth rate clocked by India's auto sector.

21.55mn

vehicles got sold in India during 2019-20.

No.1

manufacturer of two-wheelers in the world.

7th

largest commercial vehicle manufacturer.

US$31mn

Foreign investment received between April 2020 to December 2021.

50%

of Indian manufacturing GDP represented by automobile sector.

35mn

Indians employed, directly and indirectly, by the auto industry.

100%

FDI permitted through an automatic route in the auto industry.

5X

hike in exports targeted by the Indian auto sector in the coming years.

Department of Heavy Industry

011-23062365

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The Department promotes engineering industry, heavy electrical, industrial machinery and auto industry.

Society of Indian Automobile Manufacturers

011 – 24647810 -12

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Apex industry body representing leading vehicle and vehicular manufacturers in India.

Automotive Component Manufacturers Association of India

080 2570 2855

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A body which represents the automotive component industry.

Automotive Research Association of India

+91-020-30231111

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Authorized testing and certifying agency.

National Automotive Testing and R&D Infrastructure Project

+ 91-11-49215555

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National Automotive Testing and R&D Infrastructure Project (NATRiP), is a fully Government of India funded project with a total project cost of Rs.37.3 billion.

investment opportunities

  • Manufacturing - India's high-margin and high-quality production capacity is attracting investors.
  • Renewable energy - India is one of the most active markets for e-vehicles, drawing foreign interests.
  • Export Market - As many as five auto hubs across India to be further developed to increase export.
  • R&D - India's research and academic institutions are leading activity in disruptive mobility solutions.

key investors

India has a well-oiled enterprise promoting machinery that is backed by strong legislative, judiciary, executive and capital establishments

ENABLING ENVIRONMENT

India has a well-oiled enterprise promoting machinery that is backed by strong legislative, judiciary, executive, and capital establishments

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