At least 100 million plants, animals are internationally trafficked each year and the trade is said to be worth between USD 4-20 billion per year.
India's sugar export may cross 5 MT this year on higher overseas demand; govt to reallocate export quota of mills: ISMA
For the current year, the government has allowed export of 6 million tonne of sugar under Maximum Admissible Export Quota (MAEQ) to help deal with the surplus sugar.
India has always been open to multilaterism; many countries are too self-focussed, says Sunil Mittal
"The last 24 months has seen countries being more concerned about their own needs with every man for himself," Mittal said at WEF 2020
Davos 2020: WTO will survive but it will look different, says Roberto Azevedo amid growing call for protectionism over free trade
Amid a growing clamour among the political class for protectionism over free trade, WTO chief Roberto Azevedo on Tuesday said at the WEF Davos summit that the global trade body would definitely survive this wave but it might look different
Logistics major DHL Express warns poor infrastructure at Mumbai airport may risk $5 trillion economy target
DHL said there is only a single slot for all airfreight operators and there is no scope for expansion at the nation's second-largest airport
A US-based India-centric business advocacy and the strategic group have sought establishing an India Trade Representative under the Prime Minister's Office for all international trade negotiations to be handled by one office with a focused approach
Over the past decade, member nations of the BRICS grouping have had to grit their teeth and paddle through some rough patches.
Donald Trump walks out of JCPOA with Iran: Saudi Arabia, Israel among beneficiaries, but nuclear disarmament to suffer
In some ways, Donald Trump has just given Iran's hardline clerics a lease of life
Nirmala Sitharaman said that steps have been taken to strengthen economic ties with several South East Asian countries especially neighbouring Myanmar
The Union Cabinet on Wednesday approved upgradation of a 65-km-long National Highway in Manipur to boost the state's connectivity with south and southeast Asia via Myanmar.
In February 2015, the services export was at $14.09 billion
The Indian government has welcomed the Russian interest and is committed to enhancing bilateral investment and trade cooperation.
IMF chief, Christine Lagarde, stated that the Ukraine crisis could have severe economic impact world over.
India's exports grew by 21 percent to $303.7 billion in 2011-12. However, according to officials, this year would be more difficult for exporters.
Telecom regulator Trai has asked operators not to present misleading advertisements of their tariff plans, while directing them to show recurring charges to consumers under single head.
Given the grim prospects of exports picking up, if foreign flows choke up, it's inevitable the rupee will come under extreme pressure.
The rupee today fell sharply by 42 paise to 53.54 against the US dollar on the Interbank Foreign Exchange market in early trade.
Tensions among some of the world's leading economies have boiled up over a plan to raise new resources to contain the euro zone crisis, and a quest by emerging economies to win more say in the IMF
India is pursuing a complaint against the US at the WTO over a US law enacted two years ago, that significantly increased visa fees for skilled workers and has caused plenty of heartache at Indian tech firms.