Indian Government now Allows 100% FDI in e-commerce

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Indian Government boosts FDI in e-commerce space to 100% in the market place format of e-commerce retailing under the automatic route. While FDI has not been permitted in inventory-based model of e-commerce, the government extended the definition of marketplace to include support services to sellers with respect to warehousing, logistics, order fulfillment, call centre, payment collection and other services.

“In order to provide clarity to the extant policy, guidelines for FDI on e-commerce sector have been formulated,” DIPP said. DIPP further said that the inventory-based model of e-commerce means an e-commerce activity where inventory of goods and services is owned by e-commerce entity and is sold to consumers directly. Read more

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