France taking active part to boost Make in India and Skill India initiatives.
- French companies are likely to invest almost $10 billion in India in the next 5 years and a major portion of this will be in the industrial sector making.
- French firms had invested more than one billion dollars annually in the last 5 years.
- The country’s companies account for 10 per cent of solar capacity installed in India and they could increase their capacities by 2020-22.
- There were over 400 French firms in India with a consolidated turnover of about $20 billion and France was the third largest foreign investor in India.