These items include electronics, coal, iron-steel, non-ferrous metals and vegetable oils, among others.
It said Indian exporters of electronics, pharmaceuticals, speciality chemicals and automobile segments depend on China for raw material and are facing supply constraints, but there are several areas where there are increased opportunities for domestic traders.
Hiranandani succeeds Welspun Group Chairman Balkrishan Goenka.
During her address, Sitharaman also called out public sector banks (PSBs) for not passing on benefits of rate cuts to consumers
Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman is expected to present a roadmap on the same around 12:35 pm
Kerala’s International Women’s Trade Centre, a first in India, is pitched as a safe space away from home for women entrepreneurs who are eager to leverage their entrepreneurial abilities and for those who seek global exposure to their products.
Defaults by Infrastructure Leasing & Financial Services at the beginning of September 2018 created panic and led to a dip in investor confidence towards lending to non-banking finance companies.
The chamber suggested to the GST Council that sale of scrips issued for different duty drawbacks and market promotion should not be subjected to levy of Goods and Services Tax (GST).
It has suggested this in a proposal to the government as part of its pre-Budget memorandum.
Reviving business confidence, consumer confidence and triggering animal spirits in the economy is the need of the hour, the chamber said in a statement.
In 2018-19 Budget, the reduced rate of 25 percent was extended to companies with turnover of up to Rs 250 crore in 2016-17, a move which benefited micro, small and medium enterprises.
The average resolution timeline for these 94 cases resolved was 324 days as against the stipulated timeline of 270 days.
Javadekar was addressing the 12th ASSOCHAM National Education Summit themed 'Making India Global Powerhouse: Catalysing Reforms and Innovations'.
The delegation, which met the governor in New Delhi, told him that over-regulation of the sector is hampering the growth of the NBFC model of lending.
Assocham secretary general Uday Kumar Varma on November 14 said the government's vision for new and improved infrastructure that can serve the nation for a long time.
"It has been our stand that petrol and diesel should be brought under the Goods and Services Tax (GST). However, it may not be feasible at this point of time", ASSOCHAM secretary general, Uday Kumar Varma, said.
It will also work towards attracting foreign investment to India, it added.
E-commerce and the entire online space is a fledgling area of business with a vast scope for expansion, ASSOCHAM Secretary General D S Rawat said.
"The prime minister's reassurance to the corporate sector will boost confidence and allay industries' concerns. This will go a long way in achieving the common desire of inclusive and sustainable growth," Assocham president Sandeep Jajodia today said.
"Increase in truck axle load by the Centre and the Maharashtra Government directive on food and beverages in the cinema halls are the latest examples of the policy changes coming as a bolt from the blue for the corporates.
f a large part of the economy is getting formalised, the mapping of job creation should not be difficult, it said
It will make India's exports competitive, bring down current account deficit and we may also no longer see the rupee depreciating, Assocham Secretary General D S Rawat said in a statement released here.
Trump announced that he was withdrawing the US from what he called the "decaying and rotten" Iran nuclear deal signed by the Obama regime in 2015, putting him on a collision course with America's closest allies.
"Isn' it so great that a start-up goes on to fetch an enterprise valuation of about USD 21 billion, making the Walmart equity infusion the largest ever FDI into India", ASSOCHAM Secretary General D S Rawat told PTI.
India manufactured about 110 million mobile phones in 2015-16 as compared to 60 million in 2014-15 showing a growth of over 90%.