Rural Marketing is defined as any marketing activity in which the one dominant participant is from a rural area. This implies that rural marketing consists of marketing of inputs (products or services) to the rural as well as marketing of outputs from the rural markets to other geographical areas. Rural marketing is a very wider term in itself. It is the marketing which is specially meant for the rural people and the products which are specially meant for them and to make them aware about the products which they are not known. Through this paper the effort has been done to know about the rural markets and their impact in terms of opportunities and challenges on HUL’s FMCG products. This paper tries to understand the rural market, importance of rural marketing and status of rural market. The main aim of the study to observe the potentiality of Indian rural markets and find out various problems are being faced by rural marketer.
Prof. Dr. Bilal BİLGİN