It would sound very cliched to call Mumbai the New York of India, but that is what describes this city of dreams the best. It depicts the place that is always up and about - "city that never sleeps", a city with a spirit of gold and a determination to never to say give up!. It is also called as the commercial capital of India. It is also the heartland of world famous film industry, popularly known as Bollywood!
Mumbai generates 25% of India's industrial output, 5% of India's GDP, 70% of the total capital transactions that take place in the Indian economy and 40% of the maritime trade (as mentioned in the business venture of MapsofIndia.com).
Mumbai is home for many big financial institutions like the National Stock Exchange, the Bombay Stock Exchange, Reserve Bank of India, several multinational corporates & many Indian companies, corporate headquarters. You can also see a perfect blend of many communities & cultures in Mumbai including variety of Ethnic and Traditional Foods spread across length and breadth of Mumbai.