India Retail Boom Attracting U.S. Players

Zmuda, Natalie
December 2005
FN: Footwear News;12/12/2005, Vol. 61 Issue 49, p18
The article reports that the improved performance of the retail sector in India has attracted U.S. companies. The country is expected to have 200 malls by 2006. The increase in consumers' purchasing power is one of the factors that could lead to market expansion. Restrictions on foreign direct investments are the most serious problem facing retailers that are already in the Indian market and those that are planning to establish stores in the country. INSET: A Growing Consumer Market: India's young shoppers are demandi...


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