Anup Pujari gets six months extension as DGFT

Pujari, a 1980-batch IAS officer of Karnataka cadre, has been working as DGFT since September 30, 2010.

Panel to suggest steps to lower transaction cost for exporters

Worried over widening trade deficit and declining exports, the Commerce Ministry has set up a committee to suggest steps to reduce transaction cost with a view to make shipments more competitive.

Exporters unlikely to get any sops before April 2013

Exporters are unlikely to get any sops from the government, at least till the next financial year, even as they face tough times in international markets because of global slowdown.