Retail Sector

The Indian Retail Sector is normally divided into two -organized and unorganized sector. Organized retail sector refers to the trading activities undertaken by the licensed retailer i.e.., registered retailer and on the other hand, unorganized sectors, means those activities which are undertaken in the unregistered retailing format.

Indian Retail Sector represents an economic opportunity for both as a global base and as a domestic market. The Indian retail market is the fifth largest retail destination globally. The retail sector in India is emerging as one of the largest sectors in the economy, with total market size of USD 600 billion in 2011 -12 and expected to reach at USD 1300 billion in the year 2018.