The governmentÂ’s capital expenditure has been increasing by 29 per cent quarter-on-quarter, steadily over four quartersÂ—as the December quarter figure of Rs 1 lakh crore indicates. Centre for Monitoring Indian Economy (CMIE) data indicates that the investment for the third quarter is the highest record in the last six quarters
Centre for Monitoring Indian Economy (CMIE) expects output of petroleum refiners to rise between 3-7 percent in the remaining three months of 2012-13. In a recent report, the research body said the refiners may process around 18.5 million tonne of crude oil in each of the remaining months of fiscal 2012-13.
The implementation of reforms at the state power utility (SPU) level as well as of those initiated to mitigate fuel shortages remains key to power sector turnaround, says KVB Reddy, Executive Director, Essar Power, in an interview with Sumantra Das.
Centre for Monitoring Indian Economy (CMIE) expects 4 percent growth in cargo traffic across all major ports in the country during 2013-14 compared to an anticipated contraction of 2.4 per cent in 2012-13. According to its projection, cargo traffic handled by major ports may rise to 568.5 million tonne in 2013-14 from