Yesterday, Today, Tomorrow

Infrastructure Urban

Why are Indian infrastructure and construction players unable to realise their potential? Is it as simple as the impact of COVID or have other factors been at play? And with the economy in the doldrums and the country still in the throes of a pandemic, can the industry get back on track? We analyse the past and the present to get some answers for the future.

It’s a global whammy no one saw coming. The COVID-19 pandemic has left the world reeling, with most economic and business activities being restricted or at a standstill, leaving an indelible impact. Even the fastest growing economies are finding it hard to recover.

Crunching the numbers

As expected, the International Monetary Fund (IMF) updated its World Economic Outlook (WEO) in June 2020, revising