New Delhi. Commerce and Industry Minister Piyush Goyal said on Saturday that the increase in foreign direct investment ( FDI ) shows the interest of investors towards favorable environment in India. In the current financial year, July to September, India has received FDI of $ 28.1 billion. The investment stood at $ 14.06 billion in the year-ago period. Goyal tweeted, "Even after the corona virus epidemic, FDI has doubled on an annual basis.
This shows the confidence of global investors in the favorable environment in India under the leadership of Prime Minister Narendra Modi . FDI increased to $ 28.1 billion in the July-September quarter from $ 14.06 billion a year earlier. ”According to official figures, FDI grew by 15 percent to $ 30 billion in the first half of the current financial year.