The Indian economy is one of the fastest growing economies in the world. High economic growth was due to a series of liberalization policies and economic reforms such as those in the financial market, external market, industrial delicensing, and disinvestment of government equities in the public sector units. This report provides analyses and forecasts for the economy and the chemicals industry in India. It broadly covers the structure and performance of the industry, its key growth determinants, relationship between macroeconomic factors and industry parameters, and its likely growth path between 2002 and 2006.
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Country Industry Forecast , Executive SummaryIntroductionIndustry OverviewScope and DefinitionsSummary of Major FindingsCountry Trends and ForecastsIndustry Trends and ForecastsCountry Industry Forecast , Overview of the Chemicals IndustryIntroduction and Global OverviewIntroductionGlobal OverviewRegional Overview and Economic ImportanceRegional OverviewEconomic ImportanceCountry Industry Forecast , Industry Structure and Key ParametersStructure of the Industry and its ParametersStructure of the Industry and its SegmentsKey Industry ParametersGrowth Determinants Chemical Usage Across SectorsGrowth DeterminantsCountry Industry Forecast , Political Analysis and its Implications for the Chemicals IndustryPolitical ScenarioPolitical SystemGovernment AgendaForeign Policy and International IssuesForeign PolicyInternational RelationsGovernment Stance on Global IssuesSummary of Implications for the Economy and IndustryImplications for the EconomyImplications for the Chemicals IndustryCountry Industry Forecast , Policy Analysis and its Implications for the Chemicals IndustryBusiness Policies in IndiaDomestic Policies : Monetary and Fiscal PoliciesExternal Policies : Trade and Investment PoliciesIndustry RegulationsSummary of the Implications for the Economy and IndustryImplications for the EconomyImplications for the Chemicals IndustryCountry Industry Forecast , Economic Analysis and its Implications for the Chemicals IndustryTrends and Forecasts for the Economic Indicators: Consumption and InvestmentConsumption and SavingsInvestmentTrends and Forecasts for the Economic Indicators : External Market and Foreign InvestmentExports and ImportsCurrent Account
(Deficit) and Foreign Exchange ReservesForeign InvestmentExchange and Interest RatesTrends and Forecasts for the Economic Indicators: Labor MarketPopulation and EmploymentEarnings and Labor LawsTrends and Forecasts for the Economic Indicators : Prices and GDPPricesGDPSummary of Implications for the Chemicals IndustryImplications of the Economic Indicators for the Growth DeterminantsImplications for the Chemicals IndustryCountry Industry Forecast , Trends and Forecasts for the Chemicals IndustryTrends and Forecasts for the Industry SegmentsBasic ChemicalsPetrochemicalsFertilizersPharmaceuticalsPaintsTrends and Forecasts for the Industry ParametersCost and EmploymentInvestmentValue of OutputChemical ExportsChemical ImportsIndustry ChallengesCountry Industry Forecast , Industry Progression IndexMethodology for the Industry Progression IndexMethodologyWeights Assigned to the ParametersIndustry Progression IndexContribution of the Segments to the IndustryProgression Index for the Chemicals IndustryCountry Industry Forecast , Fact SheetsCountry Fact SheetDemography Geography and InfrastructureEconomic IndicatorsRegional and Industry Fact SheetsAsia Pacific: Regional Fact SheetFact Sheet for the Indian Chemicals IndustryCountry Industry Forecast , AppendicesAppendix for the Chemicals IndustryAppendix for the Chemicals IndustryCountry Industry Forecast , ReferencesReferencesReferences for the Indian Economy and the Chemicals Industry