ROADS AND HIGHWAYS
FDI In Roads & Highways Sectors
The transport infrastructure sector is the fastest expanding component of the country's infrastructure sector. India has the second largest road network in the world. An efficient transport infrastructure helps revive the Indian economy and boosts productivity. 100% Foreign Direct Investment (FDI) for roads and highways is allowed under the automatic route, subject to applicable laws and regulation.
Roads are the backbone of the transportation sector in India. Foreign Investment can contribute to economic growth by not only providing foreign capital but also by crowding in additional domestic investment. Technology plays a crucial role in the transport infrastructure sector. FDI for roads and highways results in technological development and the exchange of knowledge and advanced skills.