Apr 24, 2020 12:55 PM IST
The proposed amendments might save Indian firms for the time being, but, more than geographic restrictions, it is sectoral restrictions that may play the desired role
- Apr 19, 2020 01:27 PM IST
PV exports stood at 6,77,311 units in the last fiscal as against 6,76,192 units in 2018-19, a marginal growth of 0.17 per cent.
- Apr 17, 2020 02:48 PM IST
"Additional quantity of 745 MTRV (metric tonne raw value) of raw cane sugar, for export to the USA, under TRQ, up to September 30, 2020 has been notified," Directorate General of Foreign Trade (DGFT) said in a public notice.
- Apr 15, 2020 06:26 PM IST
Imports in March dipped by 28.72 percent to $31.16 billion. It contracted by 9.12 percent to $467.19 billion in 2019-20.
- Apr 14, 2020 01:49 PM IST
Disappointed with this decision, the Federation of Indian Export Organisations said there needs to be a calibrated approach on the opening of the economy.
- Apr 14, 2020 09:09 AM IST
China's yuan-denominated exports in March fell 3.5%% from the same period a year earlier as the global coronavirus health crisis paralysed economic activity at home and other countries.
- Apr 13, 2020 08:52 AM IST
In Serbia, one of Beijing’s closest European allies, and a handful of other friendly countries, China is providing on-the-ground guidance to help battle the coronavirus that has swept around the world.
- Apr 08, 2020 12:24 PM IST
India's textile industry too is reeling under the impact of COVID-19. Eleven countries buy 41 percent of India's cotton yarn exports and all these countries have reported COVID-19 cases, according to the Cotton Textiles Export Promotion Council (Texprocil)
- Apr 07, 2020 04:24 PM IST
India's textile sector employs over 105 million people.
- Mar 18, 2020 05:15 PM IST
The federation sought steps from the government to deal with the issue.
- Feb 13, 2020 03:59 PM IST
"Seafood exports to China have increased substantially in the current financial year as compared to the same period last year. In April-December 2019, the total exports stood at 2,42,218 tonnes valued at USD 1,032 million as against 1,65,950 tonnes valued at USD 589 million in the same period last year, said MPEDA chairman K S Srinivas.
- Feb 13, 2020 03:27 PM IST
Citing an example of man-made textiles, he said the government is putting attention as over the years, India has always focused on cotton textiles, whereas the world has moved on to man-made textiles.
- Feb 13, 2020 09:32 AM IST
"It's very hard to say how this will manifest in terms of India's trade relations with China. If we go by the experience of SARS (outbreak), India was not affected that much.
- Feb 11, 2020 03:45 PM IST
She said that Remission of Duties or Taxes on Export Product (RoDTEP) scheme will replace the existing Merchandise from India Scheme (MEIS), which is considered as non-compliant to global trade rules.
- Feb 06, 2020 01:29 PM IST
Value realization during the last calendar year, however, stood at Rs 5,610.65 crore, around Rs 275 crore more than what it was in 2018.
- Feb 06, 2020 01:12 PM IST
The Commerce Ministry's DGFT said that the export is allowed only through Chennai port and the outbound shipment of the commodity should be completed by March 31 this year.
- Feb 06, 2020 12:39 PM IST
Raising the matter during zero hour in Rajya Sabha, Rao said the country exports Rs 5,000 crore worth of Teja variety of chilli annually, of which 60 per cent is shipped to China. Much of it is exported from the main growing states of Telangana and Andhra Pradesh. Teja variety of chilli is shipped the maximum, he said.
- Feb 06, 2020 12:16 PM IST
The south Asian country's exports stood at 9.87 million tonnes in 2019, the lowest since 2011, and down from 12.05 million tonnes in 2018, according to data compiled by the ministry of commerce and industry.
- Feb 05, 2020 12:22 PM IST
Exports from the world's second-largest economy are expected to have dropped 4.8% in January from a year earlier, according to a median estimate from the survey of 18 economists, compared with a 7.9% gain in December and marking the steepest fall since February 2019.
- Feb 01, 2020 09:10 PM IST
The underlying theme in the Budget is aligned with the government’s leitmotif – ‘Make in India’.
- Jan 31, 2020 05:07 PM IST
On the much debated job creation issue, the Survey highlights that India can look at creating employment by emerging as a major hub for final assembly in a range of products.
- Jan 27, 2020 01:32 PM IST
Wider policy measures to boost exports may be the need of the hour to help exporters.
- Jan 23, 2020 12:18 PM IST
The State Bank of Pakistan data in the first half of 2019-20 fiscal starting from July 1 showed that Pakistan's exports to India during the period came in at an insignificant USD 16.8 million as compared to USD 213 million in first half of 2018-19, Dawn news reported.
- Jan 23, 2020 08:05 AM IST
That compared with a 4.2% decrease expected by economists in a Reuters poll and followed a 7.9% year-on-year decline in the previous month.
- Jan 22, 2020 04:15 PM IST
The FM needs to adopt a fresh approach to add dynamism to export growth though her Budget. There are at least three areas she could focus on.