Category Archives: International Trade News

Will Trump’s Tariff War Help India Deepen Its Trade with China? – The Wire


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Will Trump's Tariff War Help India Deepen Its Trade with China?
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The US-China trade war has thrown up export opportunities for India, but there are challenges to harnessing those opportunities, say experts. Over the last few months, the Donald Trump administration has put up tariff barriers to Chinese exports worth ...
US trade under a cloud, China opens to Indian pharmaEconomic Times
Prescription for goodwillIndia Today

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Passenger vehicles export from India dips 7.37% in Q1 – Moneycontrol.com


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Passenger vehicles export from India dips 7.37% in Q1
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"Exports during the quarter were affected due to preparation for the launch of new model, Freestyle," a Ford India official said, adding the company's production was also focussed more on catering for the Indian market. Similarly, Maruti Suzuki saw a ...

Electronics import bill is a growing concern for Indian policy makers – The National


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Electronics import bill is a growing concern for Indian policy makers
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Rising disposable incomes mean that India's demand for electronics is soaring, but the country needs to manufacture more goods within the country to reduce import costs and boost the economy, analysts say. “While the government is taking steps to boost ...

MSP hike in Kharif crops may dent India’s farm exports in long term – Business Standard


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MSP hike in Kharif crops may dent India's farm exports in long term
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Apart from the MSP hike, global supply glut may also hamper India's potential of export in agri-commodities. A recent report by the Food and Agricultural Organization (FAO) of the United Nations concluded that global rice-carry-over stocks would ...

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MEIS rate hike to benefit Indian agri exporters marginally – Business Standard


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MEIS rate hike to benefit Indian agri exporters marginally
Business Standard
“The government's move to raise export incentives on soybean meal would make India's export more competitive in the international markets,” said Davish Jain, chairman, the Soybean Processors' Association. In last six months, the export of oilmeals ...

Will ban fish import if impurities are found: Goa Minister – Moneycontrol.com


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Will ban fish import if impurities are found: Goa Minister
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Goa will not mind banning the import of fish if impurities are found in it, state Food and Drugs Administration Vishwajit Rane said today. He was speaking on the alleged U-turn of the FDA on the presence of formaldehyde or formalin in fish coming into ...

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No Make in India: Reliance plans to import JioPhone 2 devices at 0% customs duty, says TMA – ETTelecom.com


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No Make in India: Reliance plans to import JioPhone 2 devices at 0% customs duty, says TMA
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Local firms already sitting on huge inventories fear that the JioPhone 2 would not only ruin their businesses but also defeat the Make in India purpose. Bhupesh Raseen, Mobile Advisory Committee Chairman of The Mobile Association that claims to ...

India and Afghanistan sign a joint venture agreement for import of … – Knn India


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India and Afghanistan sign a joint venture agreement for import of ...
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A Joint Venture agreement was signed between two trading companies Red Gold of Afghanistan and Generous Treasures of India for import of Saffron from ...
Afghanistans eyes $2 billion dollar trade with India by 2020 | The ...The Navhind Times

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oil import: India’s trade deficit widens to more than five-year high in … – Times of India


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oil import: India's trade deficit widens to more than five-year high in ...
Times of India
India Business News: NEW DELHI: India's trade deficit widened to its highest in more than five years in June, the trade ministry said on Friday, driven largely by ...
India's trade deficit widens to five-year high in JuneBusiness Today
Despite increase in export, trade deficit widens to 43-month highDaily News & Analysis
June exports up 17.57%; trade deficit widens on import surgeHindu Business Line (satire) (press release) (blog)
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US lifts export ban on suppliers to China’s ZTE – BGR India


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US lifts export ban on suppliers to China's ZTE
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The United States has formally lifted a crippling ban on exports to China's ZTE, rescuing the smartphone maker from the brink of collapse after it was denied key components. The US Commerce Department yesterday said it would continue to monitor the ...
Commerce Department Lifts Ban After ZTE Deposits Final Tranche of $1.4 Billion Penalty | Department of CommerceDepartment of Commerce

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2000 Crore Diamond Import Scam Busted In Mumbai, 4 Arrested – NDTV


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2000 Crore Diamond Import Scam Busted In Mumbai, 4 Arrested
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"In a day or two things will become clear and we have full confidence in the investigating agencies and government departments," Mr Shah added. The Gems and Jewellery Export Promotion Council (GJEPC) said in a statement it was unfortunate that a group ...
GJEPC's Sustained Vigilant Campaign Aids the Unearthing of Import ScamDiamond World Magazine

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Despite increase in export, trade deficit widens to 43-month high – Daily News & Analysis


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Despite increase in export, trade deficit widens to 43-month high
Daily News & Analysis
India's exports soared by 17.57% to $27.7 billion in June but the trade deficit widened to a more than three-and a-half-year high of $16.6 billion due to costlier crude oil imports. Imports too rose by 21.31% to $44.3 billion during the month ...
June exports up 17.57%; trade deficit widens on import surgeHindu Business Line (satire) (press release) (blog)
India's trade deficit widens to more than five-year high in JuneReuters
India's Trade Deficit Soars To Five-Year High In JuneBloombergQuint
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US steel tariff may impact India indirectly: Minister – The Hindu


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US steel tariff may impact India indirectly: Minister
The Hindu
Union Steel Minister Chaudhary Birender Singh on Friday said the 25% tariff imposed by the U.S. on steel import can 'indirectly' affect the domestic sector. U.S. President Donald Trump has imposed a 25% ... However, speaking at a conference here, he ...

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Afghanistan eyes $2 billion dollar trade with India by 2020 – Times Now


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Afghanistan eyes $2 billion dollar trade with India by 2020
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In an effort to further strengthen commercial and economic ties between Afghanistan and India as well as boost Afghan Agriculture exports to South Asia, more than 50 Afghan export firms participated in the two-day meet -- Made in Afghanistan; Nature's ...

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US tariff on steel import may indirectly affect India: Minister – Moneycontrol.com


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US tariff on steel import may indirectly affect India: Minister
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However, today speaking at a conference here, he said: "The US decision to impose 25 percent tariff on steel imports will have negligible direct impact (on India's export) as India's share of US Steel imports is very small as compared to other ...
US Tariff on Steel Import May Indirectly Affect India: Minister - News18News18
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US steel tariff may impact India indirectly: MinisterThe Hindu
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US tariff on steel import may indirectly affect India: Minister – Economic Times


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US tariff on steel import may indirectly affect India: Minister
Economic Times
However, today speaking at a conference here, he said: "The US decision to impose 25 per cent tariff on steel imports will have negligible direct impact (on India's export) as India's share of US Steel imports is very small as compared to other ...
US Tariff on Steel Import May Indirectly Affect India: Minister - News18News18
US tariff on steel import may indirectly affect India | Deccan HeraldDeccan Herald
US steel tariff may impact India indirectly: MinisterThe Hindu

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As India now begins import of sand, Minister says ‘baalu’ most discussed item these days – Moneycontrol.com


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As India now begins import of sand, Minister says 'baalu' most discussed item these days
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India's import list is long: crude, gold, electronics, coal and iron-ore, among many others. According to officials present at the fourth national conclave on mines and minerals being held in Indore, a new item has just been added on that stretched ...

Portfolio rejig: Exiting IG Petrochem & Thirumalai as import protection may end – Moneycontrol.com


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Portfolio rejig: Exiting IG Petrochem & Thirumalai as import protection may end
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While the PA domestic industry, dominated by IG Petrochem and Thirumalai Chemicals, is driven by robust end markets of poly vinyl chloride (PVC), resins and pigments, the possibility of higher inexpensive import of PA is a cause for concern. On account ...