MUMBAI, Sept 13 Coca-Cola Co said on
Thursday it will re-align its operations in South West Asia and
make India, a key growth market, a separate operating region.
The change will be effective Oct. 1, the company said in a
The juices business, a high-growth segment, will remain with
the South West Asia region, which will now comprise Bangladesh,
Sri Lanka, Nepal, Bhutan and Maldives, the statement added.
In November 2011, Coca-Cola said it will invest $2 billion
over the next five years and $5 billion by 2020 in India.