India's exports grew by 11 percent to $32.55 billion in March on account of higher growth in sectors including pharma, chemicals and engineering, government data showed on Monday
The commerce ministry has asked its health counterpart to frame law banning manufacture and sale of e-cigarettes in the country as in the absence of a domestic legislation, it would not be possible to put a blanket ban on its imports, sources said
Rising protectionism, commodity prices, inadequate liquidity are major challenges for exporters: FIEO
Sahai said that the other two challenges include fluctuation in commodity prices and inadequate availability of credit as banks are not coming forward to lend exporters.
Exports up 2.44% to $26.67 bn in February on higher shipments in pharma, engineering sectors; trade deficit narrows
Imports declined by 5.4 percent to $36.26 billion in the last month, narrowing the trade deficit to $9.6 billion. The gap between imports and exports was $12.3 billion in February 2018.
Donald Trump withdraws GSP duty benefits for India: Seven charts decode India-US trade over a decade
India was the largest beneficiary of the GSP programme in 2017 with $5.7 billion in imports given duty-free status
The government will provide budgetary support to rubber sector to enhance research, promote exports and reduce dependence on import, according to the draft national rubber policy.
Exports up 3.74% to $26.4 bn in January on higher growth in gems and jewellery, pharma; trade deficit narrows
The country's exports grew 3.74 percent to $26.36 billion in January on account of growth in sectors such as gems & jewellery, pharmaceuticals and chemicals, according to data from the commerce ministry
The tariff is now likely to be levied from April 2020 if Indian finance ministry accepts MEITY's proposal.
Tesla has sent two ships and at least one cargo plane with Model 3 vehicles to China.
The import tariff on touch panels has been of particular concern to manufacturers including Samsung.
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
Exports up marginally to $28 bn in December on slump in engineering, gems and jewellery sector growth; gold imports decline
The country's exports grew marginally by 0.34 percent to $27.93 billion in December 2018 on account of negative growth in sectors such as engineering and gems & jewellery, according to a commerce ministry data
Huge investment opportunities for Turkish construction firms in India: Commerce minister Suresh Prabhu
"There is a huge potential for Turkish construction companies to operate in India," Suresh Prabhu said at India-Turkey Business Forum meet.
The deficit widened despite a steep decline of 15.6 percent in gold imports at $2.75 billion during the month under review.
Domestic flat steel prices likely to face temporary pressures from cheap imports: Icra reserach report
"The threat of cheaper flat steel imports to India in the near term has increased and, as a result, domestic flat steel producers may have to brace for a downward revision in prices, especially in Q4 FY2019 (fourth quarter of 2018-19 fiscal)," according to an Icra research report.
ONGC produced about 64 million standard cubic meters per day (mmscmd) of gas in November last year and this year the output is close to touching 70 mmscmd
Exports up 17.86% in October at $26.98 bn, trade deficit widens to $17.13 bn: Commerce ministry data
During the April-October period of the current fiscal, exports grew by 13.27 percent to $191 billion.
India may impose anti-dumping duty on import of Chinese chemical used in detergent industry to guard domestic manufacturers
The commerce ministry's investigation arm Directorate General of Trade Remedies (DGTR), after concluding its probe, has recommended the duty on imports of 'Zeolite 4A (Detergent Grade)' imported from China.
Exports enter negative zone after five months, decline 2.15% in September; trade deficit at $13.98 bn
Trade deficit stood at $94.32 billion in the first six months of the current fiscal.