Chhatrapati Shivaji International Airport


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Destination Mumbai

I - Maharashtra – A Booming Economy

  • Maharashtra is one of the most sought after urban and tourist destinations in India.
  • Maharashtra Tourism is growing at a Compounded Annual Growth Rate of :
    • Domestic : 12.16%
    • International : 10.76%
  • Maharashtra won the award for Best Indian State for Business Tourism 2012, in UK.
  • Ranked number 1 in Foreign Direct Investments among all states in India.
  • Maharashtra is the leading state in India in terms of number of 'Foreign Tourists Arrivals', out of which 79% visit Mumbai.
  • Maharashtra accounts for 38% of the country’s automobile output by value.
  • Maharashtra is a popular tourist destination with a focus on varied forms of tourisms like business, medical, wildlife and Bollywood.

Sources: The Department of Industrial Policy & Promotion, Tourism of India, Maharashtra Tourism, Indian Brand Equity Foundation, Globalization and World Cities Research Network


  • Mumbai is the commercial capital of India with a population of 12.47 million.
  • Also known as 'Alpha World City', it ranks among the Top 10 cities for billionaires by Forbes Magazine (Forbes 2012).
  • As the city with the highest GDP in India, it also ranks among the world's top ten trade centres.
  • Mumbai accounts for the highest air cargo traffic volume in the Indian Sub Continent.
  • Home to important financial centres such as Reserve Bank of India, Bombay Stock Exchange and Securities and Exchange Board of India.
  • The biggest entertainment industry in the country called 'Bollywood' has its roots here.

III - Catchment Area

31 cities fall in CSIA’s catchment area