Asian Development Bank and India: Fact Sheet
Asian Development Bank | April 2011
Updated yearly, this ADB Fact Sheet provides social and economic indicators on India as well as concise information on ADB's operations in the country and contact information. India is a founding member of the Asian Development Bank (ADB) and its fifth largest shareholder. Since the beginning of lending operations in 1986, ADB has approved 159 loans (sovereign and nonsovereign) amounting to $24,122.7 million. As of 31 December 2010, the portfolio included 67 ongoing sovereign loans amounting to $10.2 billion, with $3.7 billion going to transport, $1.3 billion to water supply and other municipal infrastructure and services, $2.5 billion to the energy sector, $1.05 billion to the finance sector, and $0.2 billion to the agriculture and natural resources sector. ADB’s sovereign lending assistance to India increased from an annual average of about $1.14 billion in 2000–2005 to $1.62 billion in 2006–2010. In 2010, sovereign loan approval reached a record high of $2.12 billion.
CitationAsian Development Bank. 2011. Asian Development Bank and India: Fact Sheet. © Asian Development Bank. http://hdl.handle.net/11540/5648.
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