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Overview of Indian consumer durable goods industry. The Indian durables market, with a market size of US$ 27.38 billion in2008–09, has grown by 7.1% over the previous year. The segment registered a growth of 18 per cent in 2009–2010 from US$ 5.5 billion in the previousyear. The consumer electronics segment contributes about 27 per cent to the total hardware productionin the country.Air conditioners (including industrial and office conditioners) constituted 38 per cent of the consumerappliances market, followed by refrigerators at 14 per cent, electric fans at 7.5 per cent, washingappliances at 7 per cent and sewing machines at 5 per cent.