Global LNG: Asia spot steady at three-year high on outages, tender awards, oil – Reuters India


Reuters India

Global LNG: Asia spot steady at three-year high on outages, tender awards, oil
Reuters India
Exxon Mobil evacuated non-essential staff working in the highlands of Papua New Guinea due to unrest in the area but there have been no signs of LNG export disruptions as yet. “Beyond India, buyers are pretty shy about showing their requirements,” a ...

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Govt doles out higher incentives for garments, made-up exports – Economic Times


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Govt doles out higher incentives for garments, made-up exports
Economic Times
Federation of Indian Export Organisations president Ganesh Kumar Gupta asked commerce minister Suresh Prabhu to extend the MEIS benefits to other export sectors as well on Friday. The textile industry said the move would only offer interim relief.
Govt doubles incentives rates for garments, made-ups to 4 pcTimes of India

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INDIA IMPORT SCRAP: HMS buying gathers momentum amid stronger demand – Metalbulletin.com


INDIA IMPORT SCRAP: HMS buying gathers momentum amid stronger demand
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Import ferrous scrap markets have improved in India over recent weeks thanks to low scrap stocks at steel mills and a rebound in the Turkish import market. “India has come up while international prices have also been increasing. India still needs to ...

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ExportPortal.com Launches Brand Ambassador Search Across India and Dubai – PR Newswire India (press release)


ExportPortal.com Launches Brand Ambassador Search Across India and Dubai
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Export Portal CEO Ally Spinu said at a recent event in Glendale, California, "Out of 120+ countries, India is currently the leading country on our international B2B e-commerce platform and we want to expand export and import of India and the Middle ...

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Bio-fuel would boost agriculture, create jobs, cut pollution, says Nitin Gadkari – Financial Express


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Bio-fuel would boost agriculture, create jobs, cut pollution, says Nitin Gadkari
Financial Express
Calling bio-CNG, ethanol and methanol cost-effective, pollution-free and import substitute alternatives, Union transport minister Nitin Gadkari today said the use of these alternative fuels will boost the agriculture sector and create new jobs. “Today ...

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Black Friday: Top tech deals from Amazon’s 4-day sale for India users – Hindustan Times


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Black Friday: Top tech deals from Amazon's 4-day sale for India users
Hindustan Times
If the actual Import Fees are less than the Import Fees Deposit collected by us on your behalf, you'll automatically be refunded the difference to the payment method you used for the order,” Amazon explains. That said, the Oculus Rift along with motion ...
Black Friday 2017: Amazon India hosting sale on Global Store from todayThe Indian Express

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Sri Lanka’s higher TV content import levy to hurt Indian TV channels – Indiantelevision.com


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Sri Lanka's higher TV content import levy to hurt Indian TV channels
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MUMBAI: Ouch! India's content syndication executives are yelping in pain. Sri Lanka's (SL) finance & mass media minister Mangala Samaraweera, earlier this month, issued a set of regulations which increases the levy that the government will be imposing ...
Trade deficit with India no big deal: economistDaily Mirror

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With garment exports in tatters, govt steps in with higher incentives – Hindu Business Line


Hindu Business Line

With garment exports in tatters, govt steps in with higher incentives
Hindu Business Line
India's apparel sector, which has witnessed a sharp fall in exports in the ongoing fiscal, is in for some immediate relief. The government will soon double the incentive for garment exporters under the Merchandise Export from India Scheme (MEIS).

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‘Chinese checkers’ with Indian trade data – Business Standard


Business Standard

'Chinese checkers' with Indian trade data
Business Standard
Another reason for discrepancy in the data is that China records import on a cost insurance and freight (CIF) basis, which includes transport and insurance costs between the two countries. India records export on a free on board (FOB) basis, excluding ...

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Government Imposes $850 Per Tonne Minimum Export Price On Onion To Boost Local Supplies – NDTV


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Government Imposes $850 Per Tonne Minimum Export Price On Onion To Boost Local Supplies
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New Delhi: The government on Thursday imposed a minimum export price (MEP) of $850 per tonne on onion to increase domestic supplies and check rising prices. MEP is the minimum rate below which exports are not allowed. Onion MEP was scrapped in ...
Onions to Be Imported By MMTC to Check Price RiseIndia.com
Centre sets minimum export price for onion as prices surge to highest in two yearsScroll.in
Govt fixes Minimum Export Price at $850 per tonneUnited News of India
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Minimum floor price of $850 per tonne imposed on export of onions – Business Standard


Business Standard

Minimum floor price of $850 per tonne imposed on export of onions
Business Standard
India set a minimum price of $850 per tonne for overseas sale of onions, a government order said on Thursday, as the price of the politically-sensitive vegetable surged to its highest in two years in the local market. Traders cannot export onions below ...

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Return export benefits and pay service tax of Rs 10000 cr, says tax dept to IT firms – Moneycontrol.com


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Return export benefits and pay service tax of Rs 10000 cr, says tax dept to IT firms
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Around 200 IT and ITeS companies have been served notices to give back export incentives they had received on providing software services to clients outside India. In addition to this, these firms also have to pay 15 percent service tax along with ...
IT, ITeS companies jittery over Rs 10000 crore tax demandEconomic Times

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Pink bollworms eat up crop, deter India’s record cotton production – Deccan Chronicle


Deccan Chronicle

Pink bollworms eat up crop, deter India's record cotton production
Deccan Chronicle
Wardha: India is likely to export nearly one-fifth less cotton than previously estimated as pink bollworms are set to eat into the south Asian country's output which was expected to hit a record, industry officials told Reuters on Thursday. Lower ...

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India imports filthiest fuel, offers tax advantage – Moneycontrol.com


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India imports filthiest fuel, offers tax advantage
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In contrast, India increased the import of pet coke because it was cheaper than the alternative fuels like pulverized coal or light diesel oil that was used until recently. The declining air quality index across the country has, however, is forcing ...