Indian retail to grow at about 10 percent faster than the rest of the economy over next few years!
The ‘India Retail Report’ is the premier report that maps the key figures on Indian Retail –numerically sizing up the entire market with its key segments, scope and performance of key players across categories and formats. The Indian retail market is of much interest to all key players across the world as it is among the largest and fastest growing in the world. With a population of over 1.25 billion, a majority of which is young, it is not difficult to see the potential attractiveness this market offers. The report also carries insightful contributions from the leading global research, consulting and thought leaders, on aspects critical to understanding Indian Retail. It is indeed the most sought after report for the retail industry, media and policy makers, and investors. It is published once in two years by the Images Group.
“I congratulate IMAGES Group on the launch of India Retail Report 2015, and hope this massive effort to decipher and publicise the achievements, opportunities and challenges of Indian retail is duly utilised by the business community, to invest in the creation of a new, powerful and mutually-beneficial Indian economic landscape,” said, Shri. Amitabh Kant, Secretary, Department of Industrial Policy & Promotion (DIPP), Ministry of Commerce & Industry, Govt. of India.
“The 2015 edition of theIndia Retail Reportcomes at the cusp of the economy looking up. I expect that in coming years the growth in the Indian retail sector would supplement and complement the growth in Indian manufacturing in a very significant manner,” said, Smt. Nirmala Sitharaman Minister of State (Independent Charge) Commerce & Industry, India.
TheIndia Retail Report 2015 was released during the inaugural session at the India Retail Forum 2014 (The iconic event for the Indian Retail Industry) by an august panel including B S Nagesh, Founder TRRAIN, Amit Agarwal, Country Head, Amazon India, Juvencio Maeztu, CEO, IKEA India, Kunal Bahl, Co-Founder & CEO, Snapdeal.com, Rajiv Kaul, President, The Leela, Rakesh Biyani, Joint MD, Future Retail, Sam Balsara, Chairman & MD, Madison World, and the anchor: Shivnath Thukral, Former Managing Editor, NDTV profit at the India Retail Forum, which is being held in Mumbai from the 17th & 18th of September 2014.