Latest News – Beauty and personal care (BPC) market in India is expected to touch $10 billion by 2021 growing at an annual rate of 5-6 per cent on the back of evolving consumer awareness and aspirations, according to a report by Indian Beauty & Hygiene Association (IBHA).
On a global comparison, per capita spend in India at $7 (about Rs 450) on BPC is significantly lower than that in developed nations and the market is estimated to be $8 billion, according to IBHA.
Yet, the expansion of the market is in line with India’s GDP growth, it said, adding the rural market will also start driving growth.
“There is a paradigm shift in consumer preference from looking good to feeling good, and the industry is innovating to address the evolving consumer awareness and aspirations,” IBHA said in its report.
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