Investment downturn signals growth slowdown

Investment downturn signals growth slowdown

Any, which way you look, investment activity is slowing down in the economy, even as consumption demand continues to grow.

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A detailed study by Crisil Ltd says that not only will Indian companies face a squeeze in their margins as the Reserve Bank of India progressively hikes policy rates, cut back in investments will force them to contend with a capacity constraint.

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