7 October 2016
Has Make-in-India campaign made an impact on foreign players?
In February 2015, Hitachi said it would increase its employees in India from 10,000 to 13,000 and would try to increase its revenues from India from ¥100 billion in 2013 to ¥210 billion. It added that an auto-component plant will be set up in Chennai in 2016.
In December 2015, it was announced that Japan would set up a $12-billion fund for Make in India-related projects, called the “Japan-India Make-in-India Special Finance Facility”.
US investors invested $12 billion in Indian equities in December 2015. In Chinese equities they invested $11.1 billion.
Sony Corp. is back to manufacturing in India. It will manufacture Bravia line of TVs at Foxconn's plant near Chennai. India is the fourth largest market for Sony after the US, China, and Japan. It sales were Rs. 10,600 crores for the year 2014-15.
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World Car of the Year 2015 - Now Made in India
The new C-Class Diesel. Rs.37.19 lakhs.
Foxconn may start three new plants in India
Pepsico CEO Indra Nooyi
Prime Minister Narendra Modi's call for 'Make in India' would help boost manufacturing and employment in the country, PepsiCo Chairman and CEO Indra Nooyi said
PepsiCo's vision for 2020 announced in 2013, involves investment of Rs 33,000 crore in the country.
Updated 9 October 2016, 2 April 2016, 24 Mar 2016, 15 May 2015
Posted 16 April 2015