International Road Show Japan- Virtual Session

Thursday, 2 December 2021
Time:10:00 hrs to 13:00 hrs (IST)

Japan is a key partner in India’s economic transformation. The India-Japan partnership has evolved over the years and our bilateral ties are strengthening due to growing convergence on strategic, trade and investments outlook. Japan is the 5th largest foreign investor into India with cumulative FDI worth US$ 35.4 billion until March 2021, representing a growth of 5.7% during 2020-21. In 2020-21, the total bilateral trade between two countries was US$ 13.4 billion. Gujarat’s total exports of commodities to Japan was US$ 941.17 million in FY21.
The Government of Gujarat seeks to enhance trade and investment relations with Japan across sectors including food processing, automobiles, steel, semi-conductors, electronics, engineering & machinery, startups, education, healthcare, and pharmaceuticals for cooperation and mutual benefits. The objective of this virtual delegation is to interact with companies, chambers, trade associations and organizations in Japan that are looking to invest or operate in India / Gujarat and provide them information about the opportunities available in Gujarat as well as offer them support on behalf of the State Government.

We invite you to participate at the virtual delegation with the business counterparts to promote mutually beneficial partnership opportunities.
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Invest in Gujarat

A pioneering State
with many firsts

  • Exports and Foreign Direct Investment
  • Export Preparedness Index 2020
  • Logistics Ease Across Different States (LEADS) index 2018,2019 and 2021
  • Composite Water Management Index by NITI Aayog 2019
  • Best Performing State in the National Startup Ranking by DPIIT 2018 & 2019

Preferred Destination
for Foreign & Domestic Investors

Gujarat received the highest amount of
FDI equity inflows in


for FY2021

~ US$ 22 billion

accounting for 37% of the total FDI received in
India in FY 2021

Domestic investments realized in




of the proposals
submitted in the last 10 years (Jan 2011 – Oct 2020)
as compared to an average of

53% in India

Manufacturing Hub of India:
Make in Gujarat for the World

Share of Manufacturing as a % of State GDP stood at

37.5% (2019-2020)

as compared to national manufacturing sector
contribution of


to national GDP
Gujarat accounts for ~




output with


of India’s factories


is a National Leader in: Chemicals & Petro-chemicals, Pharmaceuticals, Automobiles & Auto-parts, Gems & Jewllery, Textiles, Garments & Apparels, Ceramics Goods among other sectors

Export Hub of India : Local goes Global

Gujarat exports over 150 products to over
180 countries
Exports Contribution: ~ 21% share
of India’s aggregated exports in FY2021 (India: US$ 291.2 billion. Gujarat: USD 60.5 billion)
48 Gujarat ports handled ~ 40% of India’s cargo movement

Snapshot of Gujarat

  • Geographical Area: 6% of India
  • Population: 5% of India's Population (~ 65 million)
  • GDP Growth Rate in last 5 years: > 12%
  • GDP: 8.1% share of India's GDP (~USD 225 billion)
  • GDP per capita: USD 3,500
  • Urban Population: ~ 43% population living in urban areas
  • Coastline: 1600 km long coastline, longest in India

Reasons to Invest
in Gujarat

  • A Global Business Destination
  • Proactive Governance & Ease of Doing Business
  • Conducive Policies
  • Robust Industrial Ecosystem
  • Futuristic Infrastructure
  • Sectorial Leadership
  • Ease of Living

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