Dr. Sardar Gugloth and Dr. Margani Soma Sekhara
Rural demand in Automobile, FMCG and retail is growing at a faster pace than anticipated due to rise in its consumption patterns which is creating demand and margins for Indian Inc. even as meltdown is getting deeper, says a Study Paper of The Associated Chambers of Commerce and Industry of India (ASSOCHAM) `The Rise of Rural India’. India is the second largest producer of two-wheelers in the world. In the last few years, the Indian two-wheeler industry has seen spectacular growth. The country stands next to China and Japan in terms of production and sales respectively. Majority of Indians, especially the youngsters prefer motorbikes rather than cars. Capturing a large share in the twowheeler industry, bikes and scooters cover a major segment. The present scenario of rural marketing especially decision making process of purchasing two-wheeler in rural area, and its importance, current trends, and highlights certain problems related to rural marketing area. In this article study for the demand of two-wheelers in rural area and influence the factors of like family, friends, dealers, service and mileage for the process of purchasing a two-wheeler.