Byline: V. Rishi Kumar
Mr Martin O'Malley, Governor of Maryland State in the US, is on a hectic trade mission to India.
During his visit here, a large contingent of trade delegates and officials from Maryland interacted with representatives of the Confederation of Indian Industry, Government officials and also witnessed signing up of sister State agreements and a few business deals.
Mr O'Malley told Business Line that the US-India trade had topped $49 billion during 2010. The State has more than 3,000 businesses run by Indians based there, employing about 28,000 people and generating about $1.2 billion income.
Maryland is home to 16 of the top 25 …