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Leading pharmaceutical producer and exporter.

TELANGANA

Telangana, the newest state of India was ranked #1 in the Ease of Doing Business (EoDB) by the World Bank. Its capital Hyderabad is a major IT hub.      

Key upcoming projects

- Hyderabad Pharma City, proposed over more than 5,600 ha of land

- Mega Textile Park, in Warangal, spread over 485 ha

- Smart Cities Mission, for which Warangal and Karimnagar are the cities identified in Telangana

Highlights

  • 1
    Highest capacity of solar power commissioned in India during 2016-17
  • 2
    Third largest producer of long staple cotton in India
  • 3
    Second highest number of operational SEZs (30) in India

HIGHLIGHTS

Key Sectors

Information Technology

Information Technology

Telangana is the 2nd largest IT exporter from India, contributing around 21% to the total state GDP.

 

Life Sciences

Life Sciences

Hyderabad district in the state contributes over 30% of the pharmaceutical production of the country, and accounts for 20% share in the total exports. Genome Valley in Hyderabad is the first and only systematically planned and developed cluster dedicated to life sciences in the country.

 

Textiles

Textiles

Telangana is home to about 49,112 power looms and 627 weavers’ cooperative societies. The state has more than 120,000 handloom weavers in all and will be home to India’s largest textile park, which is coming up in Warangal.

 

Metals and minerals

Metals and minerals

State coal deposits account for 20% share in India’s coal deposits. Granite, coal, limestone, bauxite and mica are the major mineral resources in Telangana.