Indian Economy Powers Ahead

27 February 2007

AGRA, India: The subcontinent is set to become a $1 trillion (€759bn; £509bn) economy by next March, according to an upbeat forecast by Rakesh Mohan, the deputy governor of the Reserve Bank of India.

The central back official says the current figure of $800bn will rise as a result of "an upward movement of sustained GDP growth of 9%".

Data sourced from Wall Street Journal Online; additional content by WARC staff