Valued at around US$130bn, the sector employs over 51mn people and is integral to the country’s growth.


of India's GDP is contributed by construction.


employer in India, followed by manufacturing.

US$ 1.4 Tn

Projected valuation of construction sector by 2025


FDI inflows in FY22

Second largest

Producer of cement globally.


smart cities to be built and 11 industrial corridors planned in India.

US$738.5 bn

Estimated valuation of building materials at a CAGR of 15.7% by 2022.


FDI through automatic route


valuation of the Indian construction equipment industry by 2020.


budgeted by the Government for infrastructure development during next five years.

Confederation of Real Estate Developers Associations of India

(011) 43126262

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A body set up for policy advocacy in favour of housing and real estate

Building Materials and Technology Promotion Council


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A government body which acts as a bridge between the research and development of building material technologies

Construction Industry Development Council

011-26489992, 26234770,

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Set up by Niti Aayog jointly with Indian construction industry to develop the Indian construction industry

National Real Estate Development Council


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established as an autonomous self-regulatory body in 1998 under the aegis of Ministry of Housing and Urban Affairs

Investment Opportunities

  • US$4.5trn investment required by 2040 to meet projected infrastructure requirements in India.
  • Atal Mission for Rejuvenation and Urban Transformation building basic infrastructure.
  • Swachh Bharat Mission to provide water and sanitation infrastructure around India.
  • Opportunities in modernization of India's railway stations and digitising infrastructure.
  • 12 cities to be developed under National Heritage City Development and Augmentation Yojana.

Key Investors

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


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


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