- Odisha is the third most preferred investment destination in the country after Maharashtra and Gujarat, industry body Assocham said.
The state has registered a positive growth both in manufacturing and services sectors.
“With a share of over 7 percent, Odisha has attracted outstanding investments worth about Rs.12 lakh crore out of the total investments worth over Rs.158 lakh crore in top 21 states on March 31, 2015,” Assocham’s secretary general D.S. Rawat said.
- Being rich in minerals and ores, the state holds tremendous potential to promote export of engineering products.