FDI Limit in Different Indian Sectors

Sl No.SectorFDI Limit
1Advertising100%
2Agriculture100%
3Air Transport Services (Domestic Airlines)100% for NRIs 49% for Others
4Airlines/Aviation49%
5Airports74%
6Asset Reconstruction Companies100%  (upto 49% - Automatic,
49% to 100% - FIPB)
7Broadcasting74%
8Coal & lignite74%
9Courier Services100% (Automatic)
10Credit Information Companies74%
11Defence26%
12Direct to home74%
13Drugs & Pharmaceuticals100%
14Electricity100%
15Films100%
16Hotel & Tourism100%
17Housing and Real Estate100%
18Insurance26%
19Mass Rapid Transport Systems100%
20Mass transit100%
21Mining (Mining of Diamonds and precious stones)74%
22Mining (Mining of gold and silver and minerals other than diamonds and precious stones)100%
23Multi Brand Retail51%
24Non-Banking Financial Com-panies (NBFC)100%
25Oil Exploration100%
26Petroleum Product Marketing100%
27Petroleum Product Pipelines100%
28Petroleum Refining (Private Sector)100%
29Pharmaceuticals100%
30Pollution control100%
31Pollution Control & Management100%
32Power100%
33Print media26% (Newspapers) and 100 % (Scientific and Technical Periodicals)
34Private Sector Banking49%
35Road, Highways, Ports and harbours100%
36Satellites74%
37Single Brand Retail100%  (upto 49% - Automatic,
49% to 100% - FIPB)
38Special Economic Zones100%
39Telecommunications100% (upto 49% - Automatic,
49% to 100% - FIPB)
40Tourism100%
41Townships- housing- built up infrastructure and construction development projects100%
42Trading51%
43Transportation infrastructure100%