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India’s import dependence for solar equipment over 90 per cent in last 3 fiscal: Government – Economic Times


Economic Times

India's import dependence for solar equipment over 90 per cent in last 3 fiscal: Government
Economic Times
The minster also told the House that the DGTR in its report has recommended imposition of safeguard duty on imports of solar cells/ modules into India for a period of two years which would be 25 per cent ad valorem in first year, 20 per cent ad valorem ...
India's demand for solar equipment import jumps 90% in last three FY: GovtBusiness Standard
India's import dependence for solar equipment over 90 per cent in last 3 fiscal yearsETEnergyworld.com
India's import dependence for solar equipment over 90pc in last 3 fiscal: GovtIndia.com News

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Parag Milk Fods Limited Welcomes Government of India Announcement of 10% Export Subsidy – Equity Bulls


Parag Milk Fods Limited Welcomes Government of India Announcement of 10% Export Subsidy
Equity Bulls
The announcement of 10% subsidy on export of milk and milk products will enhance our competitiveness in the international market. This will further increase opportunities in the existing markets where we are operating as well as newer geographies to ...

Hike in import duty will strengthen local industry: SRTEPC – Fibre2fashion.com


Fibre2fashion.com

Hike in import duty will strengthen local industry: SRTEPC
Fibre2fashion.com
The Government of India's decision to increase basic customs duty (import duty) to 20 per cent on 76 textile and apparel items at 6-digit level, is a significant move and will strengthen the domestic textile industry, The Synthetic & Rayon Textiles ...

Skm Egg Products Export (India) Ltd. – Board to consider Final Dividend – Hindu Business Line (satire) (press release) (blog)


Skm Egg Products Export (India) Ltd. - Board to consider Final Dividend
Hindu Business Line (satire) (press release) (blog)
SKM Egg Products Export (India) Ltd has informed BSE that a meeting of the Board of Directors of the Company will be held on July 30, 2018, inter alia, to consider and take on record the unaudited financial results for the quarter ended June 30, 2018 ...

US import duty hike: India set to break WTO rules, get protectionist tag – Business Standard


Business Standard

US import duty hike: India set to break WTO rules, get protectionist tag
Business Standard
Despite multiple import duty hikes by New Delhi in the first half of 2018 that attracted criticism from the United States and China as being examples of 'protectionism', India hasn't broken the rules of the World Trade Organization (WTO) yet. As soon ...

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Pulses import fall in India creates ripples – The Hans India


The Hans India

Pulses import fall in India creates ripples
The Hans India
India has raised the import tax on some pulses to as high as 50 per cent and fixed quotas for others like yellow peas, green gram and chickpeas. The country imported 5.68 million tonnes of pulses worth $3 billion in the 2017/18 financial year, down 15 ...
Pulses import plunge in India to ripple across Canadian, Australian farmsReuters

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Rs 3000 crore diamond import scam: 3 IRS officials shifted – Times of India


Times of India

Rs 3000 crore diamond import scam: 3 IRS officials shifted
Times of India
MUMBAI: Three IRS officials in the customs, including a commissioner, have been transferred out of Mumbai six days after the Directorate of Revenue Intelligence unearthed a Rs 3,000-crore import scam where diamond merchants, in connivance with valuers ...

WTO to hear India plea from July 19 – The Hindu


The Hindu

WTO to hear India plea from July 19
The Hindu
The Centre on Wednesday again expressed its concern over the imposition of import duties by the U.S. on aluminium and steel, and said that its appeal in the WTO Appellate Disputes Settlement Committee will be heard on July 19 and 20, Minister of State ...
Reconsider zero duties on e-transmission, they hurt poor nations: India, South Africa tell WTOHindu Business Line

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US offers India armed version of Guardian drone: Sources – Economic Times


Economic Times

US offers India armed version of Guardian drone: Sources
Economic Times
Among the changes will be a more lenient application by the US government of an arms export principle known as "presumption of denial." This has impeded many drone deals by automatically denying approval unless a compelling security reason is given ...
US Offers India Armed Guardian Drone Originally Meant For SurveillanceNDTV
US steps outside NATO, offers India armed version of Guardian droneBusiness Standard

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Formalin scare: Goa bans import of fish from other states – Hindustan Times


Hindustan Times

Formalin scare: Goa bans import of fish from other states
Hindustan Times
The state imports around 200 tonne of it from other states to meet local demand during the annual two-month monsoon fishing ban along India's west coast from June 1 to July 31. Parrikar said trawlers would be allowed to venture into the sea from August ...
Formalin scare: Goa govt bans fish import till July-endIndia TV
Goa Bans Fish Import From Neighbouring States Till July EndIndia.com News
Goa bans fish import from neighbouring states for 15 daysDaily News & Analysis
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Hike in import duty on textile-apparel by India beneficial – Fibre2fashion.com


Fibre2fashion.com

Hike in import duty on textile-apparel by India beneficial
Fibre2fashion.com
Therefore, to reinforce its commitment to the 'Make in India' initiative, the government strategically increased import duties. For a few commodities, the government has gone a step ahead and put an ad valorem rate of duty as high as ₹255 per piece or ...

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Skm Egg Products Export (India) Ltd. – Intimation Of Board Meeting For An Unaudited Financial Results For The … – Hindu Business Line (satire) (press release) (blog)


Hindu Business Line (satire) (press release) (blog)

Skm Egg Products Export (India) Ltd. - Intimation Of Board Meeting For An Unaudited Financial Results For The ...
Hindu Business Line (satire) (press release) (blog)
Intimation of Board Meeting for an unaudited financial results for the quarter ended 30th June, 2018. Pdf Link: Skm Egg Products Export (India) Ltd. - Intimation Of Board Meeting For An Unaudited Financial Results For The Quarter Ended 30Th June, 2018.

Pulses import plunge in India to ripple across Canadian, Australian farms – Moneycontrol.com


Moneycontrol.com

Pulses import plunge in India to ripple across Canadian, Australian farms
Moneycontrol.com
Pulses imports to India, the world's biggest buyer, may fall to their lowest in nearly two decades after the government raised import taxes and restricted overseas purchases to bolster prices, impacting the plans of its global suppliers. The reduction ...
Pulses import plunge in India to ripple across Canadian, Australian ...Business Standard

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Secondary aluminium industry players urge government to remove duty on scrap import – Moneycontrol.com


Moneycontrol.com

Secondary aluminium industry players urge government to remove duty on scrap import
Moneycontrol.com
Secondary aluminium industry body MRAI today urged the government to bring basic customs duty on import of aluminium scarp to zero from 2.5 percent at present. The Aluminium Association of India (AAI) wants the duty to be raised to 10 percent, a move ...
MRAI urges government to remove basic customs duty on import of aluminium scrapEconomic Times

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Renegotiated Gazprom LNG deal to save India up to Rs 95 billion: Pradhan – Business Standard


Business Standard

Renegotiated Gazprom LNG deal to save India up to Rs 95 billion: Pradhan
Business Standard
India's renegotiated gas import deal with Russia's Gazprom will save between Rs 85 billion and Rs 95 billion over the contract period ending 2040, Oil Minister Dharmendra Pradhan said on Wednesday. State-owned gas utility GAIL India Ltd had in January ...
Renegotiated Gazprom LNG deal to save India up to Rs 9500 cr: PradhanTimes of India

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This Is What The Dairy Industry Thinks About Milk Export Incentives – BloombergQuint


BloombergQuint

This Is What The Dairy Industry Thinks About Milk Export Incentives
BloombergQuint
India's dairy products makers are divided on how the government's decision to provide 10 percent export subsidy will help. The incentives are “too little, too late”, Hatsun Agro Products Ltd.'s RG Chandramogan told BloombergQuint. Prabhat Dairy's Vivek ...

India’s passenger vehicles export dips 7.37pct in Q1 2018 – SteelGuru


SteelGuru

India's passenger vehicles export dips 7.37pct in Q1 2018
SteelGuru
India's passenger vehicles export dips 7.37pct in Q1 2018 ... plant to meet requirements of both domestic and export markets. On the other hand, Ford India exported 35,358 units during the period under review, down 27.67 per cent from April-June, 2017-18.

Secondary aluminium industry players urge govt to remove duty on scrap import – Hindu Business Line (satire) (press release) (blog)


Hindu Business Line (satire) (press release) (blog)

Secondary aluminium industry players urge govt to remove duty on scrap import
Hindu Business Line (satire) (press release) (blog)
The Aluminium Association of India (AAI) wants the duty to be raised to 10 per cent, a move which will take away jobs of thousands of people working in the downstream and ancillary industry, Metal Recycling Association of India (MRAI) said in a statement.