This report was written by Uday Sekhar, assisted by Archana Sekhar. Uday Sekhar and Archana Sekhar are business writers and consultants. Uday Sekhar, who holds a PhD in economics from Princeton University, USA, was formerly head of planning and research at the Exim Bank of India.
He has worked at the World Bank in Washington DC, USA, and has written extensively for the Economist Intelligence Unit (EIU). Archana Sekhar, formerly with PriceWaterhouseCoopers, has undertaken work for Synovate and Asia Market Intelligence, and has written for Asian Business.
Uday Sekhar and Archana Sekhar are also the authors of a number of smaller reports published by Textiles Intelligence during 2003-06, including: