Surat is mentioned in the Sanskrit epic, the Mahābhārata, when Lord Krishna stopped there on his way from Mathura to Dwarka. Surat is Gujarat’s second-largest city with a population of 4.6 million at the 2011 census. Surat ranked 8th in India with a GDP of $40 billion in fiscal year 2011–2012 ($14 billion in 2010). Surat GDP in 2020 will be around $57 billion estimated by The City Mayors Foundation, an international think tank on urban affairs.
It is also known as the diamond city because 90% of all rough diamond polishing in the world happens in Surat.!!
There are other industries like textiles which are contributing to its stellar growth. Surat has an average literacy rate of 89%, higher than the national average of 79.5%: male literacy is 93%, and female literacy is 84%. Males constitute 53% of the population and females 47%.
A lot of Car brands have their showrooms in this city, due to the high average household income. People from Surat have been good spenders on motor vehicles, and this city has a good road infrastructure to support the heavy demands.
If you are a resident of Surat, looking for an insurance for your vehicle, please fill up the form above and we will revert with a suitable quote.