Posted by: Nathaniel | June 28, 2008

Vietnam is the most attractive “emerging market retail destination”

The “trade vs. aid” conversation is one we’ve started and will come back to, but there’s a lot of interesting stuff in A.T. Kearny’s annual ranking of the most attractive emerging market destinations for retail expansion. Basically, the consulting firm looks at about 25 variables spread across categories including: political and economic risk, market saturation and others. In selecting Vietnam as its top ranked country, it cited the high percentage (79%) of the population under 65 years old and the dramatic increase in consumer spending (+75% between 2000 and 2007). Not a single country in sub-Saharan Africa cracked the top 30.

Read more here: Vietnam Tops A.T. Kearney’s Annual List of Most Attractive Emerging Market Retail Destinations


Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out /  Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )


Connecting to %s


%d bloggers like this: