Location North India
Area 50,561 sq km
Capital City Chandigarh
Major Cities Chandigarh, Amritsar, Ludhiana, Jaladhar, Patiala, Mohali, Bathinda
Cities > 1 Million Population 12
Key Economic Sectors Pharmaceuticals, Textiles, Agro & Food Processing, Automobile Components
Major Industrial Hubs Mohali, Ludhiana, Jalandhar, Amritsar, Bathinda
Upcoming Industrial Corridors
Energy Installed Power Generation Capacity of 13,960 MW
Rail Ranked 2nd Best in the country (42km per 1000sq. km.)
Road Ranked 2nd Best in the country (133 per sq.km.)
Air Mohali (intl.), Amritsar (Intl.), Pathankot, Ludhiana, Bathinda
Border States Himachal Pradesh, Rajasthan, Hariyana, Jammu & Kashmir


Punjab offers unmatched Opportunities for Industry and Entrepreneurs. The Strengths of Punjab as an Investment destination are as follows:

Punjab leads in the following areas and provides business unlimited potentials to setup Punjab as their base.

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    Tractor & Agriculture Machinery
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    Production of Rice Including Basmati Rice
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    Production of Honey
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    Fruits – Peach, Pear, Kinnow, Musk Melon
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    Cotton & Blended Yarn
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    Production of Mushrooms
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    Per Capital Availability Of Milk
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    Vegetables – Peas And Radish

2nd Rank

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    Rice Production

3rd Rank

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    Food Grain Production

6th Rank

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    Milk Production


To develop the State as on the most economically developed States in the Country and make it the best State for doing business.