Top 5 Fastest-Growing Major Economies in 2015: India to Overtake China’s Real GDP Growth

by December 3rd, 2015

The top five fastest-growing major economies in 2015 will be all emerging market economies in the Asia Pacific region, with India standing out as the top performer globally. Policy reforms and low oil prices will bolster India’s growth outlook, but the effect of GDP rebasing on India’s forecast growth is still far from being clear.

Interview Series on Multicultural Beauty: Maliha Mannan on Local Competitive Advantages

by September 17th, 2015

Euromonitor International is pleased to present an interview with Maliha Mannan Ahmed, who founded Bangladesh’s very first masstige organic cosmetics brand. Meena Herbal, as the brand is known, represents the growing sophistication and premiumisation of local players, not just in the more advanced emerging markets such as Brazil and China, but also in the smaller […]

Asia’s Consumer Markets of the Future

by September 29th, 2014

Data in Euromonitor’s recently released Markets of the Future reports reveal that the five markets of Bangladesh, Cambodia, Laos, Myanmar and Sri Lanka are home to a combined 253 million people, representing a total consumer market of US$213 billion. These economies represent some of the best potential growth markets for consumer goods companies in the […]

The Next 11 Emerging Economies

by February 4th, 2008

The BRIC countries (Brazil, Russia, India and China) were named in 2003 as the most rapidly developing countries with the greatest economic potential. With these countries continuing to develop fast, albeit at different rates, it is useful to look at the next tier of emerging economies. Those countries following the BRIC path will typically experience high rates of population growth, creating a growing pool of potential consumers, at the same time as rising disposable incomes.