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Frequent policy changes may hurt e-commerce growth, says Amazon India Head

Amit Agarwal, Head, Amazon India has warned the government against making frequent changes in e-commerce policy as he believes it may hurt the sector role in India’s economic growth. The e-tailer is currently locked in legal battles with Future Group over the latter selling its retail assets to RIL in a Rs 24,713- crore deal as it seeks to block the transaction. Agarwal claimed Amazon created 2 lakh direct and indirect jobs in India in 2020 as it upgraded operations to meet growing demand for e-commerce. The e-tailer also saw 1.5 new sellers come online last year. It also announced changes in its joint venture partners Cloudtail and Appario Retail to ensure compliance with the new e-commerce rules. Agarwal reaffirmed transparency in Amazon’s partnerships with its sellers and said that the allegations don’t represent facts and reality.

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A simple, standardized retail policy to help accelerate India’s economic growth

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