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Government of India
Ministry of Commerce & Industry
22 DEC 2021 3:03PM by PIB Delhi
National Retail Policy

A draft National Retail Trade Policy has been prepared for streamlining retail trade and development of all formats of retail trade sector in a harmonious manner aiming at improvement in ease of doing business ensuring easy and quick access to affordable credit, facilitating modernization and digitization of retail trade by promoting modern technology and superior infrastructural support, development of physical infrastructure across the distribution chain of retail trade, promotion of skill development and to improve labour productivity, creation of large scale employment opportunities, providing an effective consultative and grievance redressal mechanism for the retail sector, for welfare of traders and their employees.

This information was given by the Minister of State in the Ministry of Commerce and Industry, Shri Som Parkash, in a written reply in the Lok Sabha today.