INVEST UP

Over the years, we are transforming the State of Uttar Pradesh into the most preferred investment destination in India and therefore, enabling new growth trajectories for shaping the vision of New India.

Uttar Pradesh at the heart of India

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Yogi Adityanath

Hon’ble Chief Minister, Uttar Pradesh

Uttar Pradesh, with its inherent strengths, present demographics and future growth potential is an attractive investment destination. Our policies aim to foster the goal of inclusive, sustainable and balanced development. We provide one of the best business environments and responsive policy frameworks in the country.

I invite you to be a part of Uttar Pradesh’s journey of powering New India with Invest UP as your true partner!

56%
Working Age Population

24 Crore Population Making UP the Largest Consumer Market in India

7% GSDP Growth
(FY 16-20)

3rd Largest Economy of India

More than8%Contribution to India’s GDP

18% Year on Year Exports Growth

2nd Rank in Ease of Doing Business

Nivesh Mitra
is one of India’s leading Single Window Clearance System

20+ Sectoral Policies

Largest Railway Network &
2nd Highest Road Network in India

Top 5 Manufacturing
Destinations in India

Highest Number
of MSMEs

Why UP

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Grow Your BusinessFind out about some of UP’s most competitive sectors

Food Processing & Dairy

Known as the ‘Food Basket of India’, UP has highest national output of wheat, sugarcane, potato, mango, milk and various other agricultural products. There is an abundance of investment opportunities in the sector in the state ranging from setting up food parks storage and logistics facilities to crop husbandry, harvesting, packaging, retail and research infrastructure.

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Civil Aviation

With rapidly growing passenger air traffic and air cargo traffic, the opportunities in aviation sector in UP are widely multiplying. The new airports & airstrips coming up through UDAN - Regional Connectivity Scheme together with the upcoming international airport at Jewar is further adding to the advantage

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Defence & Aerospace

Home to one of the two Defence Industrial Corridors of the country and premier Defence & Aerospace related R&D institutes and PSUs, Uttar Pradesh offers vast opportunities in the Defence & Aerospace sector

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Electric Vehicle Manufacturing

As Electric Vehicles are widely gaining market given the emphasis on de-polluting the transport system in India, the Electric Vehicle market in Uttar Pradesh with the country’s largest consumer base is also set to boom. There are wide ranging opportunities in vehicle manufacturing, battery manufacturing and creating charging infrastructure.

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Electronics Manufacturing

Uttar Pradesh is the largest exporter of consumer electronics in India. The State has become a hub for the semiconductor industry with several major players having their offices, manufacturing facilities and Research and Development (R&D) centres.

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Film

Emerging as one of the hotspots for film shooting in India, UP has been awarded ‘Most film friendly State’ of India at the 63rd & 64th National Film festivals

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Handloom and Textile

With plethora of traditional skills, the State ranks 3rd in fabric production and 5th in silk production in India. Vast opportunities in spinning, weaving, apparel designing, and manufacturing exist in the State.

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ITES

Uttar Pradesh is one of the leading exporters of software in India, with wide availability of skilled manpower

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Startup

Emerging as the start-up hub of India, with the National Capital Region as the epicentre, the State offers dedicated schemes and programmes to support the start-up ecosystem including incubators and accelerators.

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MSME

Being amongst the Top 5 manufacturing state in India, contributing nearly 8% to the national manufacturing output, UP has a strong ancillary base with highest number of MSMEs in India.

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Pharmaceuticals

Home to premier drug and chemical research institutes, UP has an attractive policy for pharmaceutical manufacturing and R&D.

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Renewable Energy

With a rising power demand and a capacity to produce 28 GW of renewable energy, UP is emerging as hotspot for manufacturing cheap renewable power.

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Tourism

State has the highest domestic and 3rd highest international tourist footfall in India. Besides heritage, religious and cultural tourism, the State is an emerging destination for wellness, MICE, adventure and eco-tourism in India

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Logistics & Warehousing

Being strategically located with seamless access to East, West and Central India, Uttar Pradesh is emerging as a largest logistics hub of Northern India

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Uttar Pradesh – The Possible StoryAn enabling ecosystem supporting your investments

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Our Leadership

Yogi Adityanath

Hon'ble Chief Minister
Uttar Pradesh

Shri Satish Mahana

Hon'ble Industry Minister

Shri Siddharth Nath Singh

Hon'ble Investment Promotion Minister

Shri Rajendra Kumar Tiwari

Chief Secretary and Infrastructure & Industrial Development Commissioner

Shri Arvind Kumar (IAS)

ACS IIDD & IT & Electronics Deptt.

Smt. Neena Sharma (IAS)

CEO, Invest UP

Dr Muthukumarasamy B (IAS)

ACEO, Invest UP

Listen from Our Investors

Hon'ble Yogi Adityanath

Mr. Mukesh Ambani

CMD, Reliance Industries

"Coming to UP is a patriotic duty for me…Reliance will be a reliable partner to the people and Government of Uttar Pradesh"

Mr. Gautam Adani

CMD, Adani Group

“…the numerous rivers including the Ganga, Yamuna and Saraswati that interconnects UP, the fertile land across the valley, the abundance of natural resources, UP’s centralised location within a rapidly growing India and it’s demographic dividend, all makes Uttar Pradesh a state of unlimited potential.”

Mr. N Chandrasekaran

Chairman, Tata Sons

We are extremely committed to the growth of Uttar Pradesh, across sectors – be it services or manufacturing sector, digital and IT sector or in social sector and infrastructure – to make Uttar Pradesh a glorious state.

Mr. Anand Mahindra

Chairman, Mahindra & Mahindra

Uttar Pradesh has several advantages. It has an abundance of natural resources. Owing to its potential and size, Uttar Pradesh can compete with several countries as well.”

Mr. Kumar Mangalam Birla

Chairman, Aditya Birla Group

Uttar Pradesh has vast untapped potential. The State has an investment friendly government that is keen on improving ease of doing business and infrastructure in the state.

Mr. Hyun Chil Hong

President & CEO, Samsung India

UP is one of the most important states for Samsung and the expansion of the Noida mobile unit will further strengthen our presence in the country and enhance our manufacturing operations. The Noida factory is our star performer and rates as one of the best facilities across the globe.

Mr. Nadir Godrej

Chairman, Godrej Industries

UP is a big market as it has the largest population. UP’s billions are beckoning investors.

Mr. Shiv Nadar

Chairman, HCL

The development of IT city will further boost the momentum for innovation-led growth and social development in the State

Mr. Lalit Khaitan

Chairman & MD, Radico Khaitan

UP has made several remarkable achievements on development front, which has been highlighted in studies conducted by various independent agencies and even the industry body.