Pre-Budget Quote – Mr. Rajiv Agarwal, Operating Partner (Infrastructure), Essar and Managing Director, Essar Ports
Mr. Rajiv Agarwal, Operating Partner (Infrastructure), Essar and Managing Director, Essar Ports.
“As global supply chains reorient in the wake of global events, India is expected to play a huge role as it charts its way to USD 5 Trillion economy and more. The infrastructure and Logistics sector is expected to play a pivotal role in Manufacturing & Services. They need to be supplemented with enabling policy frameworks and ensuring the availability of low-cost borrowing for long gestation projects. The Budget should also look at rationalization of taxes which can not only boost savings & domestic consumption but also investment in new Projects as the private sector is expected to play a key role in various projects identified by our Government to make an “AtmaNirbhar Bharat”.