Double-digit growth in exports last week shows rapid recovery: Union Minister Piyush Goyal

Talking about the initiative between Japan, Australia and India towards Resilient Supply Chains, Goyal said that it holds good potential for us to take forward with other countries like the UK, Europe, the US, along with certain Latin American and African countries.

Sep 15, 2020, 23:15 PM IST

India initiates probe into alleged dumping of aluminium foil from 4 nations

Hindalco Industries, Raviraj Foils and Jindal India have filed an application before the commerce ministry's investigation arm Directorate General of Trade Remedies (DGTR), seeking initiation of anti-dumping investigation on imports of 'Aluminium foil 80 micron and below' from these countries.

Jun 23, 2020, 10:58 AM IST

Goverment imposes stock limit on onion traders to prevent hoarding

In an apparent effort to control the rising prices of onions, the central government on Sunday imposed a stock limit on onion traders to facilitate the release of onion stocks in the market and prevention of hoarding by traders.

Sep 29, 2019, 17:13 PM IST

Top 5 states make 70 percent of India's total exports; coastal states rule the list: Economic Survey 2018

Coastal states are responsible for 74.3 percent of India's total exports, the Economic Survey has revealed.

Jan 29, 2018, 16:16 PM IST

China slashes trade ties with North Korea; cuts gas, iron ore imports

Beijing has halted its imports of coal, iron ore, seafood and other goods, implementing UN sanctions imposed on North Korea for its provocative nuclear and missile tests.

Sep 23, 2017, 18:12 PM IST

Indian exports in July rise nearly 4% over last year

Recording a growth of over 3.9 percent on the back of a healthy rise in shipments of engineering goods, Indian exports petroleum products and chemicals, Indian exports in July grew at $22.5 billion,

Aug 14, 2017, 19:07 PM IST

GST procedural hurdles easing out for exporters: CFBA

Exporters are also facing confusion on GST on exports of SEZ cargo.

Jul 14, 2017, 16:21 PM IST

GST will help in e-commerce export, but clarity on policy needed: Stakeholders

Though e-commerce players are expecting a surge in exports after the roll-out of India`s landmark Goods and Services Tax (GST) reform, industry stakeholders feel there is a need to expand the categories for benefits under the export policy.

Jun 12, 2017, 12:41 PM IST

Exports jumps 27.6% in March; trade deficit swells to $10.4 billion

India's exports grew by 27.6 per cent to USD 29.23 billion in March on account of robust performance by sectors like petroleum, textiles, engineering goods and gems and jewellery.


Apr 13, 2017, 19:20 PM IST

Cash position in economy may not be enough till March: Nomura

The impact of demonetisation is still visible and cash levels in the economy are not expected to be sufficient until March, which may keep trade volumes depressed for the next two months, says a Nomura report.

Feb 17, 2017, 13:44 PM IST

US trade deficit falls as exports hit more than 1-1/2 year high

The US trade deficit fell more than expected in December as exports rose to their highest level in more than 1-1/2 years, outpacing an increase in imports.

Feb 07, 2017, 22:08 PM IST

Royal Enfield sales rise 42% in December

Royal Enfield, the two-wheeler division of Eicher Motors, on Sunday reported a 42 per cent jump in total sales at 57,398 units in December 2016.


Jan 01, 2017, 20:52 PM IST

Govt working on ways to cut logistics cost for exports

The finance and railways ministries are working on ways to cut logistics costs which make exports uncompetitive, Commerce and Industry Minister Nirmala Sitharaman said Thursday.

Nov 24, 2016, 16:00 PM IST

Exports up 9.59% at $23.5 bn in October; trade deficit at $10 bn

Exports continued to grow for the second month in a row, expanding by 9.59 percent to USD 23.51 billion in October on healthy growth in shipments of jewellery and engineering products.

Nov 15, 2016, 19:29 PM IST

India's September exports growth gives hope, says Nirmala Sitharaman

Indian exports grew at 4.62 percent in September to revive hope among the country`s exporters struggling against depressed global demand, Commerce Minister Nirmala Sitharaman said on Monday.

Nov 14, 2016, 19:40 PM IST

Gems, jewellery exports up 11% to $14.43 billion in April-August FY'17

Exports of gems and jewellery grew by 11 percent to USD 14.43 billion during the first five months of the current fiscal, driven largely by demand in India's major markets like the US.

Oct 12, 2016, 19:23 PM IST

Govt puts more products under fiscal incentive ambit

The government Thursday extended fiscal incentives to more items such as marine products at higher rates under a scheme with a view to boosting exports, which remain in the negative zone.

Sep 22, 2016, 20:42 PM IST

Is it the right time to devalue Indian rupee?

Till September 14, Finance and Commerce Ministry corridors were abuzz with possible rupee-devaluation topic. However, as the next day arrived, all these speculations went to the backburner.

Sep 16, 2016, 17:05 PM IST

Power Series Conclave on 'Make in India' organised by The Dollar Business on Aug 24

Keeping the ‘Make in India’ initiative in the backdrop, The Dollar Business has organised the Power Series Conclave 2016-17 on “Make in India and Make for the World” on August 24.

Aug 26, 2016, 18:00 PM IST

Exports slip 6.8% in July; gold imports more than halve

After rising for the first time in 18 months in June, exports shrank again in July, contracting 6.84 percent due to decline in shipments of engineering goods and petroleum products.

Aug 12, 2016, 20:56 PM IST