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Retail
By 2018, the Indian retail sector is likely to grow at a CAGR of 13 per cent to reach US$ 950 billion.

Growth of Retail Industry - Infographic

Latest update: December, 2017

  • India has occupied a remarkable position in global retail rankings; the country has high market potential, low economic risk and moderate political risk
  • India is expected to become the world's third-largest consumer economy, reaching US$ 400 billion in consumption by 2025, according to a study by Boston Consulting Group
  • India is ranked first in the Global Retail Development Index 2017, backed by rising middle class and rapidly growing consumer spending
  • India’s retail market witnessed investments worth US$800 million by Private Equity (PE) firms and wealth funds in 2017.
  • Department of Industrial Policy and Promotion (DIPP) approved three foreign direct investments (FDI), Mountain Trail Food, Kohler India Corporation, and Merlin Entertainments India in the single brand retail sector.

Note: FDI - Foreign Direct Investment
Source: AT Kearney 2017 FDI Confidence Index

Note: FMCG - Fast Moving Consumer Goods
Source: Aranca Research

Retail India

Market size over the past few years (US$ billion)
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