FDI Limits Permitted Under Automatic Route (With Conditions) Sector-wise - 2016 Policy

FDI Policy: Sectors under Automatic Route with Conditions
(as on 08.07.2016)

Sl. No.

Sector/Activity

Relevant Para of Consolidated FDI Policy, June 2016

Cap

1

Agriculture

5.2.1

100%

2

Plantation Sector

5.2.2

100%

3

Mining of metal and non-metal ores

5.2.3.1

100%

4

Mining – Coal & Lignite

5.2.3.2

100%

5

Manufacturing

5.2.5

100%

6

Broadcasting Carriage Services (Teleports, DTH, Cable Networks, Mobile TV, HITS)

5.2.7.1

100%

7

Broadcasting Content Service - Up-linking of Non-‘News & Current Affairs’ TV Channels/ Down-linking of TV Channels

5.2.7.2.3

100%

8

Airports – Greenfield

5.2.9.1 (a)

100%

9

Airports – Brownfield

5.2.9.1 (b)

100%

10

Air Transport Service - Non-Scheduled

5.2.9.2 (2)

100%

11

Air Transport Service - Helicopter Services/ Seaplane Services

5.2.9.2 (3)

100%

12

Ground Handling Services

5.2.9.3 (1)

100%

13

Maintenance  and  Repair organizations;  flying training institutes; and technical training institutions

5.2.9.3 (2)

100%

14

Construction Development

5.2.10

100%

15

Industrial Parks -new and existing

5.2.11

100%

16

Trading – Wholesale

5.2.15.1

100%

17

Trading – B2B E-commerce

5.2.15.2

100%

18

Duty Free Shops

5.2.15.5

100%

19

Railway Infrastructure*

5.2.16

100%

20

Asset Reconstruction Companies

5.2.17

100%

21

Credit Information Companies

5.2.20

100%

22

White Label ATM Operations

5.2.25

100%

23

Non-Banking Finance Companies

5.2.26

100%

24

Pharma – Greenfield

5.2.27.1

100%

25

Petroleum & Natural Gas – Exploration activities of oil and natural gas fields

5.2.4.1

100%

26

Petroleum refining by PSUs

5.2.4.2

49%

27

Infrastructure Company in the Securities Market

5.2.21

49%

28

Commodity Exchanges

5.2.21

49%

29

Insurance

5.2.22

49%

30

Pension

5.2.23

49%

31

Power Exchanges

5.2.24

49%



*Proposals involving FDI beyond 49% in sensitive areas from security point of view, to be brought by the Ministry of Railways before the Cabinet Committee on Security (CCS) for consideration on a case to case basis.

Source: http://dipp.gov.in/