Economic Growth: Consumer Demand - Recent Developments

March 2012
India Country Monitor;Mar2012, p8
Country Report
The article focuses on developments in consumer demand in India in 2011. It mentions the 6.3% expansion of the consumer-goods output year-on-year (y/y) in July 2011. It asserts that the country's domestic credit remains steady despite the issue of credit crunch worldwide. It claims that there is a 40% increase in the private-sector credit's ratio to gross domestic product (GDP).


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