The national debate over Foreign Direct Investment (FDI) in retail in India is heating up with each passing
day. Even as opposing views clash from different centers of the society, FDI in retail is no doubt a matter of
contemplation, and cannot be rejected without a fair amount of thinking and reasoning. While the decision
makers battle it out on FDI in retail, this document presents a bird's eye view of the proposed move, and what it means for the consumers, marketers, suppliers and the country.