PRESENTATION ONFOREIGN DIRECT INVESTMENT(FDI) IN RETAIL SECTOR IN INDIA PRESENTED BY: PAWAN KAWAN Roll no: 14 MBA-II
Foreign direct investment (FDI) Foreign direct investment (FDI) is direct investment into production in a country by a company located in another country Foreign direct investment is done for many reasons like cheaper wages, tax exemptions India as the second most important FDI destination (after China) for transnational corporations during 2010–2012
Retail Sector Retail is the sale of goods and services from individuals or businesses to the end-user Retailing in India is one of the pillars of its economy and accounts for 14 to 15 percent of its GDP In India, retailing industry is segregated into two classes- organized retailing and unorganized retailing Organized retailing entails trading conducted by licensed retailers Unorganized retailing includes all types of low cost trading like local shops, small roadside stores and temporary shops or door to door selling of various goods
FDI in retail sector in India The Indian government recently announced a slew of reforms, including allowing foreign direct investment (FDI) in multi-brand retail up to a level of 51%.
Advantages of FDI in retail sector in India: Growth in economy Job opportunities Benefits to farmers Benefits to consumers
Conclusion FDI in retail sector in the context of India is important for the sustainable growth and employment opportunity FDI in retail sector helps to develop the infrastructure and it is beneficial to consumer as well. FDI will lead to a greater variety of products for sale and increased consumer choice.