Govt provides Rs 3,000 cr duty benefits to boost exports

FIEO Director General Ajay Sahai said that Rs 3,000 crore incentive would help Indian exporters at this challenging time.

Declining exports: ComMin to hold exporters meet on Oct 7

Worried over continued decline in exports, the Commerce Ministry will hold a meeting of exporters on October 7 to discuss ways to contain the dip in the outbound shipments.

India's exports to be hit by yuan devaluation: FIEO

"The devaluation will affect India's exports not only to China but to other countries also with increasing competitiveness of Chinese exports.

'Fall in global demand, dip in oil prices impacting exports'

Fall in global demand, dip in oil prices and appreciation of rupee against euro are some of the main reasons for decline in India's exports, Parliament was informed on Friday.

Iran deal could help India boost exports by over a third: Trade body

India`s exports to Iran could jump by over a third to $6 billion this fiscal year as an easing of sanctions against Tehran would help boost sales of agricultural commodities though competition for non-farm items would rise, a leading trade body said.

India seeks to expand marine food exports to Africa

A 50-member delegation from the Ministry of Commerce and Industry participated in Africa's biggest trade fair - the South African international trade exhibition (SAITEX) - that started here today.

Govt proposes mechanisms to address exporters issues

The government has proposed two institutional mechanisms to address issues facing exporters and engage in regular communication with stakeholders, Parliament was informed on Friday.

New national textiles policy being finalised: Govt

Government on Friday said the new national textiles policy, which aims at boosting exports from the sector, is being finalised.

Exports dip by 15.02% in February; trade deficit at 17-month low
Exports dip by 15.02% in February; trade deficit at 17-month low

Exports in February declined by 15.02 percent to USD 21.545 billion while imports were also down 15.65 percent to USD 28.39 billion leaving the trade deficit at a 17-month low of USD 6.8 billion.

'Take steps to promote women entrepreneurs in MSME sector'

Easy availability of credit and a marketing platform for products are some of the measures that government should take to promote women entrepreneurs in the MSME sector, says a report by think-tank CUTS International.

Modi for impetus to exports, promotion councils for states

The states will soon be allowed to form their own Export Promotion Councils, Prime Minister Narendra Modi said on Saturday as he underscored the need for the Centre and states to work in tandem to give a fresh thrust to exports.

Exports to US, EU to rise over three years: Crisil

A shift in Chinese policies from exports to domestic consumption, which results in a rise in wages and incomes, and making the exports less competitive, will also help India.

June Exports rise 10.22% to $26.4 bn

The gold imports surged 65.13 percent to USD 3.12 billion in June.

Economic Survey 2013-14: India needs to increase exports to China

The bilateral trade between the two countries stood at USD 68.9 billion in 2013-14.

New Foreign Trade Policy to focus on ways to boost exports

India's overall exports fell short of the USD 325 billion target in 2013-14.

Anand Sharma reviews foreign trade policy

Reviewing the foreign trade policy on Thursday, Commerce Minister Anand Sharma asked officials to engage with all stakeholders to boost exports in the remaining 3-odd months of the current fiscal, 2013-14.

Exports weather global slowdown, to do better in 2014

The country's merchandise shipments, which were mostly in negative zone during the first half due to the global slowdown, started posting healthy growth during second half.

Export target to be achieved despite slowing growth: Industry

Exports increased 5.86 percent to USD 24.6 billion in November, the slowest pace in five months, as shipments of petroleum goods and rough diamonds declined.

Exports grow 5.86% in November, lowest in five months

India's exports stood at USD 24.6 billion in November 2013 as against USD 23.25 billion in the same month last year.

FTA may double India-Israel trade to $10 bn in 5 years

Israel on Monday said its trade with India can be doubled to USD 10 billion in the next five years, if both the sides work towards concluding the Free Trade Agreement (FTA) between them.