Indian economy: Booming no more

The Indian government seems to have suddenly woken up to the reality of the health of the economy having deteriorated to the point of needing a doctor.

Relaxations in Foreign Trade Policy little to boost export: Exporters

The Punjab Small Exporters Association has claimed that steps taken in the policy were not enough to boost export.

Tax sops in FTP to cost exchequer extra Rs 2,200 crore

Tax concessions to exporters announced in the new Foreign Trade Policy will cost the exchequer an extra Rs 2,200 crore.

India`s exports to new markets targeted in FTP looks dismal

India`s exports which contribute 17-18 percent of the country`s GDP are highly dependent on the European Union and the US, while, their destination to Africa, and Latin America is dismal, a study by the RBI said.

Govt to unveil foreign trade policy on Aug 27: Sharma

The government will announce on August 27 its foreign trade policy for the next five years starting from FY10, Trade Minister Anand Sharma said on Monday.

Anand Sharma to consult FM on Foreign Trade Policy

Commerce and Industry Minister
Anand Sharma on Wednesday said that he will hold consultations with Finance Minister Pranab Mukherjee shortly before finalising
the Foreign Trade Policy.