Aug 17, 2020 02:45 PM IST
Frozen shrimp remained the major export item in terms of quantity and value followed by frozen fish while the USA and China turned out to be the major importers of India's seafood.
- Aug 10, 2020 04:51 PM IST
He said that "good" green shoots are visible in the economy and exports have shown a "good" turnaround.
- Aug 04, 2020 01:30 PM IST
The minister added that the country "today is in a mood" to not only bring back economic activity but also become self-reliant, improve the quality and competitive pricing of products.
- Jul 29, 2020 07:03 PM IST
The idea of reviewing the MEIS has been to use resource optimally and in a targeted way.
- Jul 27, 2020 03:45 PM IST
Slowing shipments from the world's biggest rice exporter could allow rivals like Thailand and Vietnam to raise supplies in the short term, and also carries the potential to push up global prices.
- Jul 24, 2020 05:20 PM IST
New Delhi said in June it had identified thousands of exporters that had claimed tax rebates based on bogus invoices and would require them to submit receipts before issuing refunds.
- Jul 19, 2020 05:35 PM IST
Bangladesh is one of the leading export destinations for Indian spices and accounts for about 9 percent in volume terms and 5 percent in value terms of India's total spice exports.
- Jul 15, 2020 06:34 PM IST
During April-June 2020, exports fell by 36.71 per cent to $51.32 billion, while imports shrank by 52.43 per cent to $60.44 billion.
- Jul 14, 2020 09:22 AM IST
Analysts in a Reuters poll had forecast exports would fall 1.5% from a year earlier after a 3.3% drop in May.
- Jun 25, 2020 05:24 PM IST
It expects export recovery to be led by pharmaceuticals, medical and diagnostic equipment, technical textiles, agriculture and processed foods, plastics, chemicals and electronics
- Jun 24, 2020 09:25 AM IST
China’s share in our total imports was at an all-time high in 2015-16
- Jun 22, 2020 03:20 PM IST
At a CII function, Piyush Goyal said, exports until mid-June have reached nearly 88-90 percent of the level that we had in June 2019
- Jun 11, 2020 08:38 PM IST
The minister added that the country's non-oil exports, excluding POL (petroleum oil and lubricant) exports, were down only 30 percent. He said these figures provide confidence that the country is poised for a turnaround.
- Jun 10, 2020 10:03 AM IST
With huge reverse migration, the support structures and relevant programmes may be specifically designed so that the rural landscape generates hundreds of micro and small enterprises
- Jun 09, 2020 10:21 PM IST
STPI was the one of the first organisations to enable work from home facility to its member units. STPI also waived off rentals for startups operating out of STPI for four months.
- Jun 07, 2020 12:21 PM IST
"Starting today, we are allowing bilateral trade to recommence through the Petrapole ICP and all necessary safety protocol will be followed," a senior official said.
- Jun 03, 2020 11:15 AM IST
The UN Conference on Trade and Development (UNCTAD) said that the findings raise concerns for economies that rely on exports of primary goods, such as energy products, ores and grains.
- Jun 01, 2020 08:20 AM IST
A monthly purchasing managers' index issued Sunday slipped to 50.6, down from 50.8 in April. A reading above 50 means that manufacturing is growing.
- May 28, 2020 03:25 PM IST
Goyal said three main things -- reviving manufacturing, diversifying export basket, focusing on newer and accepting markets -- will drive the economy going forward.
- May 28, 2020 02:48 PM IST
According to government data, India's exports contracted by a record 60.28 percent to $10.36 billion in April amid the coronavirus lockdown. Imports too tumbled by 58.65 percent to $17.12 billion in April from $41.4 billion in the same month last year
- May 23, 2020 05:52 PM IST
In view of the present pandemic crisis, he said, the first and foremost work for exporters is to find the markets where demand support is given by their respective governments through a package, citing examples of the US and Europe.
- May 18, 2020 07:26 PM IST
The late arrival of mangoes owing to transport challenges due to COVID-19 lockdown has impacted the price of mangoes.
- May 16, 2020 03:30 PM IST
India's exports contracted by a record 60.28 percent to $10.36 billion in April amid the coronavirus lockdown, official data showed on Friday. Engineering exports declined by 65 percent.
- May 07, 2020 05:55 PM IST
Mills have contracted to export 42 lakh tonnes of sugar so far as against 60 the lakh tonnes quota assigned by Food Ministry, the All India Sugar Trade Association (AISTA) said in a statement.
- Apr 30, 2020 07:35 AM IST
China's official Purchasing Managers' Index (PMI) eased to 50.8 in April from 52 in March, China's National Bureau of Statistics said on Thursday, but stayed above the neutral 50-point mark that separates growth from contraction on a monthly basis.