PIB Analysis 01-02-23

PIB Analysis 01-02-23

Index of Eight Core Industries (ICI)

  • The combined Index of Eight Core Industries (ICI) increased by 7.4 per cent (provisional) in December 2022 as compared to the Index of December 2021.
  • The production of Coal, Electricity, Steel, Cement, Fertilizers, Refinery Products and Natural Gas increased in December 2022 over the corresponding month of last year.
  • ICI measures combined and individual performance of production of eight core industries viz. Coal, Crude Oil, Natural Gas, Refinery Products, Fertilizers, Steel, Cement and Electricity.
  • The Eight Core Industries comprise 40.27 percent of the weight of items included in the Index of Industrial Production (IIP).

Visit India Year 2023

  • Ministry of Tourism is celebrating this year as ‘Visit India Year 2023’ to encourage the inbound travel particularly in the backdrop of India’s G20 Presidency as well as grand celebrations of India@75 Azadi ka Amrit Mahotsav.
  • The focus is on inbound travel to India, to highlight varied tourism offerings of our country and showcase them to the global tourists.
  • The priorities include highlighting the unique tourism offerings of every state by leveraging country’s richness in culture, heritage, spirituality, natural beauty and focusing on promoting diverse categories of tourism like sustainable tourism, rural tourism, medical tourism, MICE, and others.
  • The ‘Incredible India’ brand will continue to be leveraged, embellished, and polished to match the renewed expectations of travelers around the world.
  • The logo design is inspired by our belief system of Atithi Devo Bhava.

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