Gujarat: Growth Engine of India

Gujarat Growth Engine of India

  • Gross State Domestic Product (2007-08 ): Rs. 3068 billion (US$ 61 bn)*
  • GSDP Average Growth (2002-07): 10.4%
  • Industrial Growth Rate (2002-07): 12.5%
  • Per Capita Income at current prices (2007-08): Rs. 45,773 ( US$ 915) National Average : Rs. 33,283 (US$ 666)
  • Per Capita Income Increase (Over 2006-07): 16%
  • Per Capita Power Consumption: 1424 KWH (National Avg. 690 KWH)
  • Urbanization: 37.4%
  • World’s largest producer of castor and cumin
  • World’s largest gas based single location sponge iron plant
  • World’s largest producer of processed diamonds
  • World’s 3rd largest producer of denim
  • World’s largest grass root petroleum refinery at Jamnagar
  • World’s largest single location copper smelter at Dahej
  • India’s first LNG chemical port terminal at Hazira
  • Amul ranked world’s top 21 largest dairy business by International Farm Comparison Network (IFCN)


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