Top 10 Richest Cities In India
India is growing stronger in terms of economy and many big cities in the country play an important role in it. There are many big cities in India which are called the richest cities in the country and these cities are at the forefront in terms of GDP.
Richest Cities In India:
These cities have much better opportunities for employment, business, and tourism. Let us tell you today about the top 10 richest cities in India, which are ahead of the rest of the cities in terms of GDP.
The capital of Maharashtra, Mumbai is also called the commercial, fashion and entertainment capital of the country and Mumbai is the richest city in the country and the city with the largest GDP. Mumbai's GDP is 209 billion USD.
Mumbai not only provides 70 percent of the transactions to the country's economy, but the city also contributes about 6% to the Indian economy.
India's capital Delhi comes second in the count of the richest city. The GDP of this city is around 167 billion USD. The service sector contributes more than 80% of Delhi's GDP.
Kolkata, the capital of West Bengal is called the commercial hub of India. Headquarters of many big global companies are located here. Kolkata's GDP is around 150 billion USD.
Bengaluru is the capital of the state of Karnataka and is known as Silicon Valley. Bengaluru is called the hub of IT companies. Bengaluru's GDP is around 83 billion USD.
The city of Hyderabad, also known as the center of the world's pharmaceutical industry, is also known as 'City of Pearls'. Google, Amazon, IBM and many big international companies also have their offices in Hyderabad. The GDP of Hyderabad is around 74 billion USD.
The capital of Tamil Nadu, Chennai, has a GDP of about 66 billion USD. Chennai is the second and largest electronic exporter of IT related services in India.
The capital of Gujarat, Ahmedabad is the largest exporter of denim, gems, and jewelry. The GDP of Ahmedabad is around 64 billion USD.
The second major city of Maharashtra, Pune is also full of IT and automobile companies. Presently Pune has become the hub of the German industry. GDP here is around 48 billion USD.
Surat is considered the world's diamond hub and 90% of India's diamond is exported from here. Surat is growing very fast in terms of GDP, currently, the city's GDP is around 40 billion USD.
Major industries like GAIL, Vizag Steel and Hindustan Steel are located in Visakhapatnam. This city is one of the major cities in the country in terms of trade. Visakhapatnam has a GDP of about 26 billion USD.