Indian retail is one of the fastest growing markets in the world.

Indian Retail Industry

Latest update: March, 2014

Market Size

By 2012, the total market size reached US$ 518 billion, thereby registering a compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of 7 per cent since 1998.

Market Size

Market Breakup

In 2012, Food and Grocery accounted for nearly 60 per cent of total revenues in the retail sector.

Market Breakup

E-commerce Industry

E-commerce is expected to be the next major area for retail growth in India. The industry is projected to increase from US$ 70 billion in 2011 to US$ 200 billion in 2020.

E-commerce Industry

Mall Space Breakup

Hypermarkets would be the largest retail segment, accounting for 21 per cent of total retail space by 2013–14.

Mall Space Breakup

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