BGBS Overview - 2018

The 4th largest state economy in India, growing at 15.64% GVA, West Bengal is leading the charge along the growth curve of India. The State is a perfect blend of economic strength and dynamism, with a strong consumer base, vibrant industry, large talent pool, industry friendly stable policies, transparent governance and record social and physical infrastructure development. The State Govt. is committed towards inclusive and sustainable development, providing increasing employment opportunities.

With upcoming 2 major deep sea ports coming up at Sagar Island and Tajpur, Amritsar Kolkata Industrial Corridor (AKIC) aligned to Eastern Dedicated Freight Corridor, national waterways, ready industrial infrastructure with over 200 industrial parks/estates covering around 20,000 acres, 6 new theme townships promises to open up new vistas of investment opportunities. 

The past editions of the Bengal Global Business Summit have proven to be milestones in terms of establishing Bengal as an ideal investment destination. 

West Bengal is synonymous with opportunities and the 4th edition of Bengal Global Business Summit will project its business-readiness to the global investor community, spearheading the surge ahead.

The business opportunities the State offers are spread across a multidimensional spectrum of sectors including Industrial infrastructure, Manufacturing clusters (Light engineering, Auto Ancillaries, Leather, Gems & Jewellery, Textile), Chemicals & Petrochemicals, Plastics, Rubber, Urban Development, Agro (Seeds and Fertilizers, Food Processing, Animal Resource Development, Fisheries), IT & ITES, Transport, Tourism, Power, Skills, Healthcare, Education, etc.

The 2-day long BGBS 2018 will bring together policy makers, corporate leaders from around the globe, delegations, academia, opinion makers to explore business opportunities, forge partnerships and collaborations. 

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