Flash and facts
14 December 2021
In the Hope that the New Year 2022 will be Better than the one we just had
First of all what seems to be good news in the context of the Health Crisis we are going through: ...
26 November 2021
A Dictator in Europe
Beyond the speeches of circumstances and the posturing of politicians, we should assess the ...
18 January 2022
7 ideas India will debate in 2022
From the pandemic to state and Presidential polls, India has quite a year already chalked
18 January 2022
Despite complex global power equations, India and Russia will maintain good ties in 2022
Despite the positive signs in India-Russia ties, one must be careful not to overestimate their significance when considered alongside some long-term ...
18 January 2022
Likely Geopolitical Trends in 2022
We should expect a sharpening of great power rivalries and an increase in geopolitical tensions in 2022. If 2021 provides any indications, the world ...
INDIA'S MAIN EXPORT PARTNERS
1. The USA : 15% of the Total Exports
2. The United Arab Emirates: 11%
3. Hong-Kong: 5%
4. China: 4%
Datas 2016: Trading Economics
Exports from India: $ 22.8 billion
Petroleum is accounting for 20% of total exports
Chemical & Pharmaceutical for 19%
Gems & Jewellery for 14%
Agricultural & allied products for 10%
Textiles & Clothing for 10%
INDIA'S MAJOR MINERAL RESOURCES
- Coal : 4th largest reserves in the world.
- Mica, Bauxite : 5th largest reserves in the world.
- Iron ore, Manganese ore : 7th largest reserves in the world.
And Rare Earth Elements, Natural Gas, Diamonds etc...
But India's Oil reserves only meet 30% of the country's needs.
INDIA'S MILITARY SPENDING
India: US$ 66.5 Billion
USA: US$ 649 Billion
China: US$ 250 Billion
France: US$ 63.8 Billion
Indicators : GDP
(Re. Trading Economics Fig.2018)
US$ 2726.32 Billion
GDP per Capita
India represents 4.40% of the World Economy
India's busiest Airports
(Fig.Mania and Listnbest)
1. Indira Gandhi International Airport: 36.88 million passengers
2. Mumbai International Airport : 31.74 million passengers
3. Chennai International Airport: 13.32 million passengers
4. Bangalore International Airport: 12.84 million passengers
5. Kolkata International Airport: 10.85 million passengers
India's Most Populous Cities
Mumbai : 13,9 Million
Delhi : 12,6 Million
Bangalore : 8,5 Million
Hyderabad : 6,9 Million
Kolkata : 5,3 Million.
India's Greatest Fortunes
Ranking Top Five 2018 (Forbes)
1.Mukesh Ambani - $38 Billion - Petrochemicals, Oil and Gas
2.Azim Premji - $19 Billion - Software Services
3.Hinduja Family - $18.4 Billion - Diversified
4.Lakshmi Mittal - $16.5 Billion - Steel
5.Pallonji Mistry - $16 Billion - Construction
Territorial and Administrative Organization
7 Union Territories
17 major languages
India's economy is worth almost US$ 2 Trillion, has the second-largest labour force in the world, labour force by occupation:
The first effect of the extraordinary development of the Indian economy has been to allow tens of millions of people to escape poverty. The Foundation's primary mission is to strengthen all initiatives to achieve a balanced free trade of goods and services in compliance with international commitments made by India, the European Union and all other European countries, including Switzerland. With this goal in mind, the Foundation ...Read more