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Coronavirus Outbreak: Commerce ministry lists steps to support exporters as industry expresses fears of huge job losses
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Coronavirus Outbreak: Commerce ministry lists steps to support exporters as industry expresses fears of huge job losses

The commerce ministry said that it has provided several relaxations/extensions of various compliance deadlines to address Corona pandemic related hardships of exporters.

Exports growth to be in double digits this fiscal despite challenging situation: Commerce Secretary Anup Wadhawan
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Exports growth to be in double digits this fiscal despite challenging situation: Commerce Secretary Anup Wadhawan

Exports growth of the country in the current fiscal is likely to be in double digits despite the challenging situation both on the external and internal fronts, Commerce Secretary Anup Wadhawan said on Wednesday

Commerce ministry seeks stakeholder comments for formulation of next foreign trade policy
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Commerce ministry seeks stakeholder comments for formulation of next foreign trade policy

The current policy will end in March 2020. The new five-year foreign trade policy (2020-25) is expected to be released in September this year

Exporters may get incentives based on R&D, specific clusters under new foreign trade policy
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Exporters may get incentives based on R&D, specific clusters under new foreign trade policy

Exporters are likely to get incentives based on parameters like research and development, product-specific clusters and production pattern under a five-year foreign trade policy (FTP) to be released later this year

Centre, states, industry representatives to discuss ways to boost export on 10 Jan; Suresh Prabhu to chair meet
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Centre, states, industry representatives to discuss ways to boost export on 10 Jan; Suresh Prabhu to chair meet

Since 2011-12, India's exports have been hovering at around $300 billion. During 2017-18, the shipments grew by about 10 percent to $303 billion.

Govt permits export of gold idols of 8-24 carats with certain conditions
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Govt permits export of gold idols of 8-24 carats with certain conditions

Foreign trade policy has been amended "to allow export of gold idols (only gods and goddess) of 8 carats and above (up to 24 carats) from domestic tariff area," Directorate General of Foreign Trade (DGFT) has said in a notification.

Foreign trade policy review: India should address problems of competitiveness urgently, set an export target
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Foreign trade policy review: India should address problems of competitiveness urgently, set an export target

A review of foreign trade policy without setting an export target is a bit like a finance minister working on a budget without targeting a short-term or long-term GDP growth rate.

Foreign trade policy revised: India Inc welcomes changes, increase in export promotion incentives
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Foreign trade policy revised: India Inc welcomes changes, increase in export promotion incentives

The revised FTP policy focuses on the goal of exploring new markets and new products as well as on increasing India's share in the traditional markets and products.

Foreign Trade Policy mid-term review may focus on job creation, improving trade logistics
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Foreign Trade Policy mid-term review may focus on job creation, improving trade logistics

Foreign trade policy review, to be unveiled later on Tuesday, may accord special priority to improving logistics for trade to help bring down the costs

Mid-term review of foreign trade policy soon; will evaluate export of goods and services, says Prabhu
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Mid-term review of foreign trade policy soon; will evaluate export of goods and services, says Prabhu

Five-year foreign trade policy provides a framework for creation of employment and increasing value addition

Sushmita Sen appears before court in case involving import of luxury car
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Sushmita Sen appears before court in case involving import of luxury car

The high court had, on 20 July, stayed the warrant issued by the lower court in Chennai against Sushmita Sen

'India aims to double global exports to around $900 billion in five years'
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'India aims to double global exports to around $900 billion in five years'

India-Singapore Trade forum also higlighted the need for local manufacturers and exporters to diversify more to boost shipment globally

Foreign trade policy: Textile exporters cry foul, say they are ignored
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Foreign trade policy: Textile exporters cry foul, say they are ignored

The textile sector has been granted duty scrips of 2 per cent only for mainstream cotton textile products

Kudos Modi govt for a game-changer foreign trade policy but mind execution troubles ahead
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Kudos Modi govt for a game-changer foreign trade policy but mind execution troubles ahead

Indeed, like all great-sounding policies, this forward looking Foreign Trade Policy could also trip up on the implementation front

Break from the past: NDA seeks to overhaul India's foreign trade with new policy
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Break from the past: NDA seeks to overhaul India's foreign trade with new policy

Modi's Make in India programme seems to be the backbone of the trade policy

Make in India push for exports: NDA's foreign trade policy sets $900 bn target by 2020
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Make in India push for exports: NDA's foreign trade policy sets $900 bn target by 2020

The FTP also seeks to establish an Export Promotion Mission to provide an institutional framework to work with state governments to boost India's exports.

FTP proposes new institutions to boost global trade
Economy

FTP proposes new institutions to boost global trade

The policy said several initiatives are under way for the simplification of procedures and digitization of various processes involved in trade transactions.

Centre asks states to appoint commissioners to boost exports
Economy

Centre asks states to appoint commissioners to boost exports

The export commissioner would help in ensuring easing of bottlenecks and development of infrastructure through appropriate allocation of plan resources

 Next govt to announce Foreign Trade Policy for 2014-19
India

Next govt to announce Foreign Trade Policy for 2014-19

The current policy provided fiscal incentives including that of interest subsidy and other duty neutralisation schemes.

New FTP: Why SEZ reforms are a boon  for real estate and IT
Economy

New FTP: Why SEZ reforms are a boon for real estate and IT

Many more IT companies will now be able to launch their own SEZs. Previously, only the largest IT players could have their own IT SEZs given the capital required to buy 25 acres land