FDI equity inflows fall to $58.77 billion in 2021-22

FDI equity inflows into India contracted marginally in 2021-22

New Delhi:

According to official data, foreign direct investment (FDI) equity inflows into India declined marginally by 1 per cent to $58.77 billion during 2021-22.

Data from the Department for Promotion of Industry and Internal Trade (DPIIT) shows that FDI equity inflows stood at $59.63 billion during 2020-21.

However, total FDI in India grew by 2 per cent in 2021-22 to “highest ever” to $83.57 billion. Total FDI inflows include equity inflows, reinvested income and other capital.

During 2021-22, Singapore was at the top with an investment of $15.87 billion. It was followed by the US ($10.55 billion), Mauritius ($9.4 billion), the Netherlands ($4.62 billion), the Cayman Islands ($3.81 billion) and the UK ($1.65 billion).

The computer software and hardware sector attracted the highest investment of $4.5 billion during the last fiscal. It is followed by services ($7.1 billion), the automobile industry ($7 billion), trade ($4.5 billion), construction (infrastructure) activities ($3.3 billion) and pharma ($1.4 billion).

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