Delhi is the capital of the Republic of India and also a state for administrative purposes. It is one of the largest metropolises in the country. Delhi shares its borders with the states of Uttar Pradesh and Haryana. It is the centre of international politics, trade, culture and literature in India.
Delhi is one of the fastest growing states of the country. At current prices, the Gross State Domestic Product (GSDP) of Delhi was US$ 96.5 billion in 2016-17. Between 2011-12 and 2016-17, the GSDP of the state grew at a compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of 7.28 per cent. At current prices, the Net State Domestic Product (NSDP) of Delhi was US$ 87.79 billion in 2016-17.
Delhi has an attractive real estate market and is a preferred tourist destination. Owing to its location, connectivity and rich cultural history, Delhi has always been a prime tourist attraction of the country.
The Government of Delhi has been committed towards creating a progressive business environment. The new Industrial Policy 2010-21 aims to provide a conducive environment for knowledge-based and hi-tech IT/ITeS industries in Delhi.
According to the Department of Industrial Policy & Promotion (DIPP), FDI inflows in Delhi, including part of Uttar Pradesh and Haryana, stood at US$ 74.150 billion from April 2000 to September 2017.