Punjab, February 15: The state of Punjab in north India offers excellent investment prospects in industry, real estate, retail and education. The state is a shining example of India’s growth story. Primarily an agrarian state, Punjab is now becoming a major industrial hub. Thanks to constructive government policies the state is now seeking offshore business partners. Germany-based Heusch, the world’s oldest manufacturer of textile and leather processing blades has recently joined hands with Ludhiana-based GSL India. Heusch wants to make its presence felt in the textile industry in Punjab and neighboring states.