The overall growth of Gross Domestic Product (GDP) is placed at 4.4 per cent in the first quarter of 2013-14. Overall growth in the Index of Industrial Production (IIP) was 0.6 per cent during August 2013. During April-August 2013-14, IIP growth was 0.1 per cent.
Eight core infrastructure industries registered 3.7 per cent growth in August 2013. During April-August 2013-14, these sectors grew by 2.3 per cent.
Foreign Currency Assets stood at US$ 249.8 billion at end-September 2013.
Gross tax revenue stood at Rs 309,056 crore (US$ 50.28 billion) during April-August 2013-14, registered a growth of 8.7 per cent over April-August 2012-13.
The year-on-year growth of broad Money (M3) as on September 20, 2013 was 12.5 per cent.
Monthly Economic Report was released by the Ministry of Finance:Monthly Economic Report: September 2013