New Delhi: Union Commerce and Industry Minister Piyush Goyal on Thursday said that total FDI into India grew at 18 per cent in 2019-20 to reach $73 billion. Also Read - IRCTC Latest News: Railways to Run 350 Local Trains in Mumbai From Today

Last year, India had received FDI worth around $62 billion. Also Read - 'Liquor is Legal on One Side of This Bench': Twitter Jokes as Maharashtra-Gujarat Border Cuts Through Navapur Railway Station

“In another strong vote of confidence in Make in India, total FDI into India grew at 18% in 2019-20 to reach $73 Bn. Total FDI has doubled from 13-14 when it was only $36 Bn. This long term investment will spur job creation,” Goyal said in a tweet. Also Read - IRCTC Latest News: Railways Creates World Record, Successfully Runs First Double Stack Container Train in Electrified Sections

The total FDI inflows in India have progressively increased in the last couple of years.