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Exports rise 11% in March on higher growth in pharma, chemicals, engineering; trade deficit narrows
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Exports rise 11% in March on higher growth in pharma, chemicals, engineering; trade deficit narrows

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

Commerce ministry asks health ministry to frame law to ban manufacture, sale of e-cigarettes
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Commerce ministry asks health ministry to frame law to ban manufacture, sale of e-cigarettes

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
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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
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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
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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

Draft National Rubber Policy: Budgetary support for promotion of export, research, reducing imports
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Draft National Rubber Policy: Budgetary support for promotion of export, research, reducing imports

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
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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

Indian government postpones plan to tax imports on mobile touch panels: Report
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Indian government postpones plan to tax imports on mobile touch panels: Report

The tariff is now likely to be levied from April 2020 if Indian finance ministry accepts MEITY's proposal.

Tesla to start taking orders for lower-priced version of Model 3 in China
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Tesla to start taking orders for lower-priced version of Model 3 in China

Tesla has sent two ships and at least one cargo plane with Model 3 vehicles to China.

Manufacturers call for support, tariff cuts to sustain India's smartphone growth
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Manufacturers call for support, tariff cuts to sustain India's smartphone growth

The import tariff on touch panels has been of particular concern to manufacturers including Samsung.

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

Exports up marginally to $28 bn in December on slump in engineering, gems and jewellery sector growth; gold imports decline
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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
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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.

Exports remain flat at $26.5 bn in November; trade deficit widens to $16.6 bn: Commerce ministry
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Exports remain flat at $26.5 bn in November; trade deficit widens to $16.6 bn: Commerce ministry

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
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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 gas production at all-time high of 70 mmscmd as company raises domestic output to curb imports
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ONGC gas production at all-time high of 70 mmscmd as company raises domestic output to curb imports

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
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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
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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
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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.