With a rich resource base, UP is country’s 3rd largest economy, contributing nearly 8% to national GDP. The state has India’s largest consumer base with population size of nearly 24 Cr. UP has a major advantage of demographic dividend (56% of its population size under working age group), which will be a key driver for future growth.
Uttar Pradesh is now proudly placed 2nd on the EoDB rankings under the Business Reforms Action Plan of the Department for Promotion of Industry and Internal Trade, Ministry of Commerce & Industry, Government of India. The remarkable jump of 10 positions in ease of doing business rankings over the last 3 years clearly explains the tremendous efforts put in by the Govt of UP to readily transform the investment climate in the State.