Manufacturing and Business Development Opportunities in India

In 2014, the Indian government launched a valuable manufacturing initiative to provide foreign companies with access to Indian labor markets and manufacturers while simultaneously accessing Indian and other South Asian markets through the ‘Make in India’ program. Seeking to increase India’s technological expertise and manufacturing abilities, this program was envisioned and launched by Prime Minister Narendra Modi to encourage global markets to work with India in 25 different sectors from food processing to leather manufacturing. Through the systematic process laid out in the ‘Make in India’ initiative, U.S.-based companies can access Indian opportunities.

The US India Chamber of Commerce DFW works with member companies to access Indian and South Asian markets through the Make in India initiative.

The Chamber employs the following process in working with its members:

Member companies like Perennials & Sutherland and BioWorld Merchandising have been manufacturing in India even before the Make in India initiative. They understood the “India advantage” early on and used it to leapfrog their companies to success. Check out their stories.


  • Automobiles
  • Automobile Components
  • Aviation
  • Biotechnology
  • Chemicals
  • Construction
  • Defense manufacturing
  • Electrical Machinery
  • Electronic systems
  • Food Processing
  • Information Technology and Business Process Management
  • Leather
  • Media and Entertainment
  • Mining
  • Oil and Gas
  • Pharmaceuticals
  • Ports and Shipping
  • Railways
  • Renewable Energy
  • Roads and Highways
  • Space and astronomy
  • Textiles and Garments
  • Thermal Power
  • Tourism and Hospitality
  • Wellness

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