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India's November Industrial Production at 19-month low of 0.5%

The cumulative growth for the period April-November 2018 over the corresponding period of the previous year stands at 5.0 percent.

Jan 11, 2019, 18:09 PM IST

India's tightened consumer goods standards could hurt China imports

The new rules target toys, electronic goods, machinery, food processing, construction and chemicals, sectors dominated by China, and come amid greater scrutiny of mainland firms looking to enter India's multi-billion dollar power transmission and telecoms business.

Oct 18, 2017, 15:53 PM IST

India's manufacturing growth bounces back from July's contraction

All the three monitored sub-sectors posted substantial recoveries, with capital goods outperforming its consumer and intermediate goods counterparts in terms of production growth rates, the survey said.

Sep 01, 2017, 13:01 PM IST

Tata Motors cuts up to 1,500 managerial jobs

Tata Motors on Wednesday said it has reduced its managerial workforce by up to 1,500 people domestically as part of an organisational restructuring exercise.

May 23, 2017, 22:58 PM IST

Sensex gains 114 points for the week on exit-poll position

The Benchmark Sensex ended the week green, gaining 113.78 points to finish at 28,946.23, while the broader Nifty closed above the key 8,900-level, trending on BJP-gains in exit poll positions.

Mar 11, 2017, 13:22 PM IST

New comprehensive policy for capital goods sector soon

Government will soon come out with a comprehensive capital goods policy to create an ecosystem for a globally competitive sector leveraging concepts such as smart manufacturing, automation and IoT.

Oct 21, 2016, 16:12 PM IST

Sensex edges up for second day on upbeat global cues

Domestic equities reversed early losses to jump for a second straight session on gains in capital goods and banking shares as global signals remained positive on rebound in crude oil prices.

May 10, 2016, 17:34 PM IST

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Mar 23, 2016, 13:52 PM IST

Govt approves first-ever policy for capital goods sector

The policy envisages increasing exports to 40 percent of production, from the current 27 percent, while increasing the share of domestic production in India's demand to 80 percent from 60 percent, potentially making India a net exporter of capital goods.

Feb 15, 2016, 18:52 PM IST

India's IIP growth races to 5-year high of 9.8%: How it became possible

What is even more pleasing is a huge 16.1 percent growth in capital goods, reflecting revival in investment cycle and a robust expansion of 9 percent in electricity generation, which follows solid improvement in coal production.

Dec 11, 2015, 22:47 PM IST

Government forms task force on capital goods to tackle irritants

The Heavy Industries Ministry has set up a task force to sketch out a road map for the country's capital goods sector.

May 17, 2015, 12:06 PM IST

Govt seeks views to frame policy on capital goods industry

Government has sought suggestions on a draft paper to frame policy on the capital goods industry, envisioning an increase in its contribution from 12 percent at present to 20 percent of the total manufacturing activity in the country by 2025.

May 11, 2015, 22:02 PM IST

Sensex tanks 427 points after inflation rise hits rate cut hopes

Sensex Friday erased early gains and ended sharply down by over 427 points on selling in capital goods, banking, FMCG and power stocks after rise in retail inflation hit hopes of aggressive rate cuts.

Mar 13, 2015, 17:23 PM IST

Sensex trades flat; capital goods stocks down

A benchmark index of Indian equities markets, the 30-scrip BSE Sensitive Index (Sensex), was trading flat in the late afternoon session on Thursday.

Mar 05, 2015, 14:23 PM IST

Industrial output grows at 3-month high of 2.5% in Sept

Showing signs of recovery, industrial production grew at three-month high of 2.5 percent in September, mainly on account of better mining and manufacturing output and larger offtake of capital goods.

Nov 12, 2014, 19:31 PM IST

Govt approves scheme to enhance competitiveness in capital goods sector

This scheme, on its implementation, would attempt to make the Indian capital goods sector globally competitive.

Sep 16, 2014, 10:27 AM IST

Tax experts hail cut in excise duty

Tax experts have hailed Finance Minister P Chidambaram's decision to slash excise duty, saying the move will give the much-needed boost to auto, capital goods and whitegoods sectors which have borne the brunt of slowdown.

Feb 17, 2014, 17:59 PM IST

DIPP considering offering interest subsidy to manufacturing

Worried over persisting slump in the manufacturing segment, the Commerce and Industry Ministry is working on a proposal on giving interest subsidy as part of its efforts to shore up growth in the sector.

Oct 21, 2013, 17:51 PM IST

'Capital goods, consumer durables sectors may see low growth'

More sectors such as capital goods and consumer durables may have lower growth in January- March, indicating that economic slowdown is showing no signs of bottoming out, a CII-Ascon survey said Monday.

Feb 25, 2013, 20:03 PM IST

Govt may soon ban import of used capital goods

The government will soon impose restrictions on imports of used capital goods to protect domestic manufacturers and increase their competitiveness, a top official said Wednesday.

Aug 08, 2012, 23:07 PM IST