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All set for Global Investors Summit-2016 at Indore
CM Chouhan woos delegates at Global Investors Meet in Indore

Five countries Japan, South Korea, U.A.E., Singapore and United Kingdom are participating as partner countries in the summit. Beside this, around 40 foreign delegations mainly from Italy, Belgium, China, America, Australia, Hong Kong, Sweden, Spain, Switzerland, Thailand, Poland, Malaysia, Indonesia and Hungary are participating in the summit.
Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan met delegates at a Global Investors Meet here.
Over 3,000 delegates, including 150 CEOs from India and abroad are participating in the event.
The two-day event, which starts from today, will see participants from sectors such as agri-business, food processing, automobile, engineering, defence, IT, renewable energy, pharmaceuticals, textile and tourism.
This two-day event will aim to showcase the strengths and industrial prowess of Madhya Pradesh, and provide a global platform for interaction with Indian industry leaders, policy makers, investors and other stakeholders.
The ambitious journey of the Global Investors Summit started in October 2007 in Indore with investment intentions of USD 18.3 billion and 301, primarily domestic participants.
Over a period of eight years, the summit has evolved into a major international event being attended by who's who of the business world, academia and politics. The event provides unmatched platform for investors to network with all those who matter.
Ahead of the summit, Chouhan said, "Madhya Pradesh, the heart of incredible India, is one of the fastest growing economies in the country. With its business friendly policies and skilled labour force, we aspire to become the growth pillar of Make in India.
The Global Investors Summit 2016 got underway this morning at Indore, Madhya Pradesh. It’s a two-day event to be held today and tomorrow at the Brillant Convention Center in the city to woo investments in the state.
Union ministers Arun Jaitley, Ravishankar Prasad and Narendra Singh Tomar and Chief Minister Shivraj Singh are some of the dignitaries present at the GIS venue.
Baba Ramdev is one of the chief guests at the event.
The event started with the auspicious lamp lighting ceremony on the stage in presence of the dignitaries.
Over 3,000 business delegates, including 150 CEOs, from India and abroad are expected to participate in the event.
Some of the highlights so far from the GIS 2016 are as follows –
– Madhya Pradesh chief secretary Anthony DeSa presents report card of MP’s growth at Global Investment Summit in Indore on Saturday.
– United Kingdom MP Aloke Sharma said during Global Investors Summit in Indore that 28 companies from his country are participating in GIS. He also said that UK is the biggest investor in India from G-28 countries.
– Hinduja group co-chairman Gopichand Hinduja, said that PM Narendra Modi is doing good work but unfortunately his team could not match his pace. Hinduja was addressing guests at Global Investment Summit in Indore on Saturday.
– Hinduja group co-chairman Gopichand Hinduja, while addressing guests at Global Investment Summit in Indore on Saturday, suggested that MP chief minister Shivraj Singh Chauhan should constitute SPV for improving infrastructure in state then his company will invest.
– Hinduja group co-chairman Gopichand Hinduja, while addressing guests at Global Investment Summit in Indore on Saturday, said that NRIs are sending about 70 bn dollars to India but India is doing nothing for them.
– Kumar Mangalam Birla, chairman of Aditya Birla Group, announced at Global Investment Summit in Indore on Saturday that his company is going to invest Rs 29K crore in MP.
– Reliance ADAG chairman Anil Ambani while addressing Global Investors Summit in Indore on Saturday said that his company has decided to invest in defence sector in MP. The company has identified two locations , one in Pithampur and another in Bhopal for setting up defence manufacturing plant.

– Baba Ramdev highlighted MP as investment destination. He said that MP’s growth rate (10%) is higher than that of US and UK having 2 to 3% growth rate.
Baba Ramdev at GIS 2016 says Patanjali wants more land in MP
– Baba Ramdev further added that Patanjali has been provided with 45 acres of land at Pithampur for setting up plant but the company requires more land.
– Baba Ramdev, while addressing guests at Global Investment Summit in Indore on Saturday, said that his company Patanjali would make Madhya Pradesh a hub for R & D in herbs.
– Shash Ruia, chairman and co-founder of Essar Group, announces at Global Investment Summit in Indore on Saturday to invest Rs 4500 crore in MP.
– Global Investors Summit in Indore on Saturday, SRF company chairman Arun Bharat Ram announced his company’s plan to invest Rs 5,000 crore in chemical sector in Madhya Pradesh.

Union minister for Law, Justice and Information Ravi Shankar Prasad addresses the guests at Global Investment Summit 2016.
– Ravi Shankar Prasad said that 40 mobile manufacturing units to be set-up in India – out of that one would be set-up in Madhya Pradesh soon. Through this India would be made self reliant in electronic goods manufacturing.

– Union finance minister Arun Jaitley said that private sector needs to pick up pace with the government. “Generally private sector remains ahead of government but today we are at such a historic moment of time that government is ahead of private sector and it needs to pick up pace with the government,” he said.


PM Shri Modi lavishes praise on Madhya Pradesh
Our Correspondent, 10 Oct,2014
In his address at the inaugural session of Global Investors Summit at Indore today, Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi lavished praise on Madhya Pradesh saying that it is the first state, which has implemented Central schemes promptly. Shri Modi said that under Make in India campaign, the Centre proposed manufacture of defence equipments in the country and Madhya Pradesh immediately formulated a policy for manufacture of defence equipments. This is an important step towards manufacture of defence equipments in the country. The Prime Minister said that the Centre announced Digital India and foundation stones of two electronic manufacturing centres were laid in Madhya Pradesh soon after. It shows as to how the Centre and states can grow jointly at a rapid pace. The Centre implemented Jan-Dhan Yojana and Madhya Pradesh opened 36 lakh bank accounts under it within a short span of time and taking one step ahead of the Centre included family as a unit under the scheme.
Entire venue reverberated with sounds of clapping when the Prime Minister praised Madhya Pradesh. On this, Shri Modi said that he has said this on the basis of information available with him and not reading out any written statement. He also said that he is visiting Madhya Pradesh for first time after elections.
Prime Minister Shri Modi said that even a backward state can emerge as the fastest growing state if policy and intentions are clear, direction and willpower to achieve goals are set. Expressing happiness, he said that Madhya Pradesh is the only state which has contributed 40 percent of country’s organic farming. Madhya Pradesh implements concept of Make in Madhya Pradesh with low cost maximum production, effective governance and suitable infrastructure. Shri Modi said that country’s power lies in states and only that country moves forward which realises strength of its states.
Prime Minister Shri Modi said that even 100 global summits in New Delhi cannot develop the country. He said that development is possible only through summits held at places like Indore..

Industrial world overwhelmed by MP’s leadership, policies and investment facilities
Our Correspondent, 10 Oct,2014
Captains of the Indian industry are overwhelmed by Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Shri Shivraj Singh Chouhan’s entrepreneurship, dynamic leadership, industrial policies being provided in the state to investors. Soon after inaugural session of Global Investors Summit at Indore today, not only the industrialists desired to INVEST in the state, but also said that Madhya Pradesh will become pioneer in the country in industrial development also.
India’s top industrialist Shri Mukesh Ambani said in his address that RELIANCE Group will INVEST Rs. 20 thousand crore in the state in next one and half years and his younger brother Anil Ambani’s RELIANCE ADA Group has assured to increase present investment in Madhya Pradesh from Rs. 30 thousand crore to Rs. 60 thousand crore.
Godrej Group’s Chairman Shri Adi Godrej said that every work of industrial world is done easily and smoothly in Madhya Pradesh. He has been industrially associated with Madhya Pradesh for over 27 years. The way the present state government is giving facilities to industrial world will benefit entire state, he added.
Reliance ADA Group’s Chairman Shri Anil Ambani is attending Global Investors Summit in Madhya Pradesh for consecutive 4th year. Specially referring to leadership of Chief Minister Shri Shivraj Singh Chouhan, state’s transparent administrative machinery and industry-friendly policies, he said that his group will INVEST Rs. 30 thousand crore more by year 2020 in coal, power, cement and telecom sectors. At present, his company’s investment is Rs. 30 thousand crore in the state, which will be doubled in coming years.
Chairman of Larsen & Toubro (L&T) Shri A. M. Nair desired to invest in skill development and defence equipments manufacturing sectors in the state.
TATA Group’s Chairman Shri Cyrus Mistry said that Tata Consultancy Services, Indore will provide jobs to 10 thousand youths. He talked about expansion of Tata International at Dewas and establish food packaging unit in Vidisha, skill training centre at Dewas and cooperate in BRTS at Jabalpur and Ujjain. He desired to establish driver-mechanic training centre at Bhopal. He said that Tata Group is committed to investing in Madhya Pradesh.
Noted industrialist Shri Gautam Adani said that his group will invest Rs. 20 thousand crore in Madhya Pradesh in next 5 years. Shri Adani lauded all-round development in Madhya Pradesh during last 8-10 years.
Reliance Group’s Chairman Shri Mukesh Ambani said that Madhya Pradesh will become digital capital of India. His group will invest Rs. 20 thousand crore by year 2015 in digital internet, energy, retail etc. He also evinced interest in organic farming in the state.
Essar Group’s Chairman Shri Shashi Ruia informed about intention to invest Rs. 4000 crore in the state in energy, steel, BPO and coal band.
Sushri Sindoor Mittal of Welspun Group said that Madhya Pradesh has set an example of providing facilities rapidly to industrialists. She informed that her group will INVEST Rs. 5000 crore in renewable energy sector in coming days.
Shri John Stone of J.N.S. Group of Australia said that his country stands by India and Madhya Pradesh in writing a new chapter of history. He lauded the state government for creating atmosphere of INVESTMENT.
Future Group’s Chairman Shri Kishore Biyani assured to provide jobs to 10 thousand youths by establishing food park in the state. He said that wheat of Madhya Pradesh is most suitable for preparing pasta. CII’s Chairman and DCM Group’s Head Shri Ajay Shriram, Managing Director of Symbiosis Dr. Swati Majumdar and Shri Y.C. Deveshwar of ITC also praised Madhya Pradesh’s industrial policies.

We will cooperative moving 2 steps ahead: CM Shri Chouhan
Expressing gratitude towards industrial world at the first session of this massive global get-together, Chief Minister Shri Shivraj Singh Chouhan said that he will not let their trust broken at any cost. Madhya Pradesh will be made an ideal state for investment. We will move two steps towards you to cooperate in your efforts for establishing industries and business in the state. He said that “trust will not be broken, association will not end”. Madhya Pradesh will contribute its best for country’s progress.

Indore Global Investors Summit
Chief Secretary reviews preparations for sectoral seminars

Chief Secretary Shri Anthony de Sa reviewed presentations being prepared by various departments for sectoral seminars during the Global Investors Summit, Indore. The Chief Secretary held discussions with Secretaries and Principal Secretaries on presentations to be made and groups discussions to be held. As many as 36 sectoral seminars are proposed during summit from October 8 to 10.
The Chief Secretary directed to make impressive account of Madhya Pradesh’s current situation and specialities in skill development, tourism, warehousing, renewable energy, health etc. and future possibilities. The meeting was informed that apart from ministers and officers of the state, senior Secretaries of the Union government and subject experts will also give presentations.
Additional Chief Secretary Shri S.R. Mohanthy, Principal Secretary Commerce, Industries and Employment Shri Mohammad Sulaiman and concerning officers were present on the occasion.

Advantage Madhya Pradesh

Madhya Pradesh is among the fastest growing states in India with a 17% compound annual Growth Rate of Gross State Domestic Product during FY05-FY14.

The state is rich in natural resources- fuels, minerals, agriculture and biodiversity. Madhya Pradesh is the only Diamond producer state in the country. Also the state has the coalfield with Asia's thickest coal seam(135m.) as well as India's largest opencast copper mine. The state is the leading producer of Manganese, Dolomite, Glass sand and the major producer of Limestone, Diaspore, Pyrophyllite. Around 14% of India's Cement product is produced in Madhya Pradesh. The state is the leading producer of more than 70 agriculture, horticulture and livestock products. With highest growth in the food grain production in india, Madhya Pradesh has received 'Krishi Karman' award for three consecutive year(FY 2012, FY 2013 & FY 2014). Further, Madhya Pradesh is bestowed with centuries-old culture and religious heritage. By virtue of a thick forest cover, it has immense potential for wild life tourism, adventure tourism and echo-tourism.

Madhya Pradesh known as the heart of India is located is at the centre of the country.Being centrally located, companies in the state have access to key consumer markets and major cities like Delhi(740km*), Mumbai(780 km*), Kolkata(1350 km*) and Chennai(1,435 km*).Due to this numerous consumer goods companies have set up manufacturing based in the state. The infrastucture network of state plays an important role for the production and exchange of goods and services in the country. With 5 airports in the cities of Indore, Bhopal, Gwalior, Jabalpur and Khajuraho, the state is just 1-2 hours away from major Indian cities like Delhi, Mumbai and Bangalore. The State possesses 20000km of major district roads, 10000 km of State Highways and 5,000 km National Highways, 18 of which pass through the state. Over INR 300 Billion worth of road projects are already commissioned in PPP mode. With 5 inland Container Depots, Madhya Pradesh has access to major ports such as Kandla Port and Jawaharlal Nehru Port Trust as well.

For a balanced and sustainable growth of the industry across the state, GoMP established seven regional industrial development corporations- at Bhopal, Gwalior, Jabalpur, Indore, Rewa, Ujjain and Sagar.These regional industrial infrastructute development corporations are known as- Madhya Pradesh Audyogik Kendra Vikas Nigam(AKVN).Land, being important infrastructute for the investors, is available at low prices through these AKVNs. Major land parcels are available around Indore, Bhopal, Ujjain, Jabalpur and Gwalior for investors to explore. About 20,000 hectares of land is available for industial development for the investors.

Further state has provision for well-developed support infrastructure; Madhya Pradesh is a now surplus state with installed capacity of 14000 MW(as of 30th June 2014) and provides 24*7 power supply to industry and residential consumers. The power is available at low industrial power rates with duty exemptions in the state. Madhya Pradesh also assures ample supply of water to the industries; about 900 MCM water of Narmada River is reserved for industrial use.

Higher education, more specifically technical education, has achieved considerable growth over the past fivr years in the state.The state has 222 enginnering colleges with an intake capacity of 82,400 students. Madhya Pradesh houses some of the country's most reputed institute- including Indian institute of Management, Indian Institute of Forest Management, All India institute of Medical Sciences, Institute of Hospitalies and Management, National Law Institute University and Indian Institute of Technology.

Moreover, to foster the economic growth in the state,the Government of Madhya Pradesh has been working towards several initiatives such as policy reforms, easy of doing business through online single Window System, implementation of E-governance and a robust public service management. In addition to this, the state has recorded less than 1% of man-days loss during industrial strikes and lockout.

Confirmed-Prominent Industrialists






Reliance Industries

Shri Mukesh Ambani




Shri Yogesh C. Deveshwar



Adani Group

Shri Gautam Adani

Chairman and Managing Director


Reliance ADG Group

Shri Anil Ambani



Essar Group

Shri Shashi Ruia



JP Group

Shri Manoj Gaur

Execotive Chairman


Videocon Industries

Shri Aniruddha Dhoot



Procter & Gamble

Shri Shantunu Khosla

Chief Executive Officer


Godrej Group

Shri Adi Godrej



Volvo India

Shri Philip Divry

India Head Volvo


Kirlosker Brothers

Shri Sanjay Kirloskar

Chairman & Managing Director


Apollo Hospital Enterprise

Dr. Prabhat Reddy

Executive Chairman of the Board


J.K. Tyre

Shri Raghupati Singhania

Vice Chairman cum Managing Director


LAPP India

Shri Mark Jarrault



Google India

Shri Rajan Anandan




Shri K.R. Gupta



Ranbaxy Laboratories

Shri Umang Chaturvedi

Global Head Corporate Affairs


Cadbury India

Shri Anand Kripalu

President, India & South East Asia


Kargil India

Shri Siraj Choudhary



Hindustan Coca Cola

Shri T Krishna Kumar

Chief Executive Officer


Bharat Forge

Shri Baba N Kalyani

Chairman & Managing Director


Axis Bank

Sushri Shikha Verma

Managing Director


John Dyre

Shri Satish Nadiger

CEO & Managing Director


Force Motors

Shri Abhay Firodiiya


Partner Countries
1 Australia Partner Country
2 Mexico Partner Country
3 Canada Partner Country
4 Czech Republic Partner Country
5 Republic of South Africa Partner Country
6 Quebec Partner State

S.No Company Name Designation
1 Embassy of Poland H.E.Timaz Lukaszuk Ambassador
2 Embassy of Belgium H.E.Jan Luykx Ambassador
3 Embassy of Bangladesh H.E.Tariq A Karim High Commissioner
4 Embassy of Bolivia H.E.Jorge Cardenas Ambassador
5 Embassy of Sweden H.E.Harald Sandberg Ambassador
6 Embassy of Mexixo H.E.Jaime Mualart Ambassador
7 Canadian High Commission H.E.Jess Duddon Acting High Commissioner
8 Embassy of the Czech Republic H.E.Miloslav Stasek Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary
9 High Commission of the Republic of south Africa H.E.S K Morule Acting High Commissioner
10 High Commission of malaysia H.E.Dato Naimun Ashakli Bin Mohammad High Commissioner
11 Australian High Commission H.E.Patrick Suchling High Commissioner

invester meet
Over 20 thousand youths to get jobs under MoUs signed for tourism industry
Tourism Minister Shri Tukojirao Puar has said that Madhya Pradesh should not be known only as the heartland of India and for tiger reserves, but also for its hill stations, archaeological wealth, scenically beautiful forests and water bodies and famous places of religious importance. He said that tourism sector is being promoted in the state with this in view. Shri Puar was speaking at seminar on the third day of Global Investors Summit here today. Shri Puar invited investors to come to Madhya Pradesh, see it and invest here. The State Government will leave no stone unturned to put their proposals into practice immediately. Nine MoUs worth Rs. 1192.96 crore were signed in the presence of Tourism Minister Shri Puar and departmental officers at the seminar held on the premises of Labhganga. Besides, process is also underway to finalise proposals of 14 investors worth Rs. 7,215 crore. On the implementation of these MoUs, 20 thousand 800 youths of the state will get jobs. Principal Secretary Tourism & Urban Development Shri S.P.S. Parihar informed investors that the state is also rich in film and water tourism sectors. For promoting tourism, the State Government chalked out a tourism policy in which tax exemptions have been given while priority has been given to new hotels for which a number of exemptions and facilities have been extended. State Tourism Development Department MD Shri Raghavendra Singh said that efforts are being made to link districts with aerial route to promote tourism and facilitate tourists in the state. Secretary to Maharashtra Chief Minister Shri Ashish Kumar Singh threw light on the successful efforts made in his state in the tourism sector. Chief Executive Officer of Delhi-Mumbai Industrial Corridor Shri Amitabh Kant, STIC Travels Group Chairman Shri Subhash Goyal, Madhya Pradesh Hotel & Restaurant Federation President Shri Sumit Kothari, Indian Domestic Tour Operators Federation President Shri Subhash Verma also put forth important suggestions at the seminar and lauded Madhya Pradesh’s tourism policy. Coordination of seminar was undertaken by editor of Samanvay Express Travel World Sushri Reema Lokesh.

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