India November 2018

Harvest and festivals stimulate consumption

Indian farmers harvest rice on the fields of Guwahati. The rice harvest in Assam has just begun and will last until the end of November. Rising rural demand is contributing to robust retail growth. STR EPA / KEYSTONE

Due to the macroeconomic headwinds, the overall situation has not (yet) improved, but good harvests and festivities fuel consumption. Chrys Kamber, Head of Indian Investments, with her insights on India.