ease of Doing Business
Among 10 state in 'Ease of Doing Business' Ranking Top-5 manufacturing destination in India as per world Bank-CMIE report
150+IT companies in India with large corporates TCS, Wipro, Accenture, HCL etc.
3rd largest economy
UP is the 3rd largest economy (8%) of India with GSDP of US$ 161 billion in 2014-15
Only state with already estabilished ESDM ecosystem with Samsung, LG, Lava, ST, Microsoft etc.
Abundant skilled workforrce
2nd, 3rd & 4th rank of ITCs, B-schools and Engineering colleges more than 53 Universities and 4345 colleges
Smart and amrut cities
UP has maximum share of 13 out of 100 smart cities. 54 cities have been identified as AMRUT
Huge market potential
Huge domestic market with 230 million population, being the most populous state
More than 25 plus Special Economic Zones for IT/ITs/Electronic. US$1764 million was exported in 2014 15 from SEZs
UP is winner of Best Cultural Destination in India Award 2016 by Lonely Planet Magazine. Major tourist destination – Varanasi, Agra, Vrindawan etc.
UP ranks 4th In terms of Installed Power Generation capacity in India with 15,721 MW. UP is planning to add 10,000 MW more
UP has 6 airports at Agra, Allahabad, Gorakhpur, Kanpur, Lucknow and Varanasi. International flights operate from Lucknow and Varanasi
India’s only F1 Buddha International Circuit in Greater Noida. UP has 56 stadiums
Metro Rail Infrastructure
Only state to plan Metro connectivity in 7 cities, including Noida, Greater Noida, Ghaziabad, Varanasai, Meerut, Kanpur, Varanasi
Road & Railway Infrastructure
Largest Railway network in country spanning 8763 km Yamuna Expressway connecting Greater Noida to Agra and to Lucknow in Oct’16 extending to Bihar
INR 3000 Crore proposed for Gomti Riverfront Development Project.UP Has set Guinness World Book of Records for planting 10 lakh saplings at 10 location in 8 hours in one day
57% share in total length of 1839 km, UP is the major beneficiary of Eastern Dedicated Freight Corridor project