Director General of Foreign Trade

GST to help improve India's exports: Sitharaman

Commerce Minister Nirmala Sitharaman on Saturday said the Goods and Services Tax (GST) will help improve India`s export growth.

May 20, 2017, 18:21 PM IST

Ajay Kumar Bhalla appointed new DGFT

Senior IAS officer Ajay Kumar Bhalla was on Thursday appointed as Director General of Foreign Trade (DGFT).

Oct 13, 2016, 15:43 PM IST

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.

Sep 25, 2013, 16:10 PM IST

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.

Mar 07, 2013, 19:11 PM IST

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.

Dec 09, 2012, 10:43 AM IST