Asian Development Bank and India: Fact Sheet | Asian Development Bank

Asian Development Bank and India: Fact Sheet

Publication | April 2019
Asian Development Bank and India: Fact Sheet

ADB’s country partnership strategy for India aims to accelerate economic transformation by building industrial competitiveness, creating jobs, accelerating growth of low-income states, and addressing environmental and climate change challenges.

Since commencing operations in India in 1986, ADB has committed 229 sovereign loans totaling $38.9 billion. In 2018, ADB committed a record $3.03 billion for 19 sovereign projects to help India develop infrastructure and services in transport, energy, urban development, agriculture and natural resources, finance, and education and training.

ADB’s support to India will be guided by the country partnership strategy, 2018–2022. The strategy focuses on six sectors (transport, energy, urban, public sector management, agriculture and natural resources, and human development).

Updated yearly, this ADB Fact Sheet provides social and economic indicators on India as well as concise information on ADB's operations in the country and contact information.