Footwear & Accessories Business Opportunities in Indian Retail

Join the webinar to learn about Indian Retail market and existing opportunities in Footwear and Accessories.

India will remain the fastest-growing major economy in the world with most experts predicting a growth between 6.75 and 7.5% in 2017/18. It is among the top three strategic growth markets that global businesses turn to when looking to expand their global footprint and increase business success. Market reforms, huge inflows in foreign direct investment, rising foreign exchange resources, booms in IT and real estate and flourishing capital markets has spur the country’s sustained growth.
Retail is one of the most dynamic sector in India. It accounts for 10% of GDP and 8% of employment. The India’s retail market is expected to reach £790 billion by 2020. The growth in the retail sector is driven by rapid urbanization, increase in income levels, youth entering the work force, nuclear family system and attitudinal shifts. These factors have created numerous opportunities for international retailers in India market.
Presentations by:
 Shivangi Ambani, Senior Sector Manager, DIT – Introduction
 Jyoti Talwar, Senior Trade and Investment Adviser, DIT, Brief overview on Retail Sector.
 Amit Chopra, Director, Images Access Multimedia Pvt. Ltd – Brief on Potential Opportunities in India with special focus on Footwear and Accessories (bags, wallets and fashion jewellery)
 Mita Chopra, Sector Manager, UKIBC – Brief on UKIBC services
 Q&A with experts.
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