Business India's 7% projected growth rate 'amazingly fast,' says ADB Chief Economist Updated : May 17, 2018 01:33 PM IST Growth is driven more by domestic consumption than exports. The Asian Development Bank (ADB) has projected India to remain the fastest growing Asian nation. The Indian economy is forecast to grow at 6.6 percent in the 2017-18 fiscal. Subscribe to Moneycontrol PRO at just Rs.33/- per month for the first year. Use code SUPERPRO. Limited period offer. Available on Web and Android.