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Uncommon Sense: India's Slow and Steady Plan for Growth

Any multinational looking for solid growth should be taking a hard look at India. In 2015, India’s economy will grow faster than China’s for the first time in 16 years. In fact, the IMF forecasts India’s GDP growth to expand by 7.5% this year and next.

Tapping Into India’s Local Hotspots in the Global Bazaar

More than 80 percent of the world’s consumers reside in emerging markets, and they account for nearly 65 percent of the world’s spending on fast-moving consumer goods (FMCG). What’s remarkable is that 60 percent of these consumers are located in rural or smaller towns. In addition, many of...

Is There a Light on the Horizon for India’s FMCG Sector

Despite the widespread effects of the Great Recession, India’s economy was resilient during the first half of the five-year meltdown, thanks to strong fundamentals and a healthy consumption appetite. In fact, the Indian economy boasted a 9 percent boost in GDP during its 2007-2011 fiscal years....