[

federation of indian export organisations

]
Merchandise exports rose at a record 197% to $30.21 billion in April, while merchandise imports increased 166% to $45.45 billion.

Merchandise exports stay robust

By Asit Ranjan Mishra, New Delhi
PUBLISHED ON MAY 03, 2021 01:10 AM IST
  • India’s trade deficit rose to a four-month high of $15.33 billion in the month of April
The US imposed duties on steel and aluminium from India following which a retaliation was deferred until now. (Dhiraj Singh/Bloomberg)
The US imposed duties on steel and aluminium from India following which a retaliation was deferred until now. (Dhiraj Singh/Bloomberg)

US-India trade tension hangs over Indian capital markets

New Delhi | By Indo Asian News Service
UPDATED ON JUN 16, 2019 11:37 AM IST
On Friday, Sensex slid and closed nearly 290 points lower after reports that the Indian government had decided to impose retaliatory tariffs. The fresh tension now adds to the slowdown concerns in the Indian markets.
Ganesh Kumar Gupta asked for refund of state taxes, including levies on petroleum and electricity(HT Photo)
Ganesh Kumar Gupta asked for refund of state taxes, including levies on petroleum and electricity(HT Photo)

FIEO demands support measures in budget to push exports

New Delhi | By Press Trust of India
UPDATED ON JAN 30, 2019 02:34 PM IST
Exporters body FIEO Tuesday expressed concerns over slow growth in exports and demanded support from the government in the forthcoming interim budget to boost outbound shipments.
The rupee’s level will adversely impact manufacturing as domestic prices of imports will go up, said Ajay Sahai, director general of the Federation of Indian Export Organisations.(Dhiraj Singh/Bloomberg)
The rupee’s level will adversely impact manufacturing as domestic prices of imports will go up, said Ajay Sahai, director general of the Federation of Indian Export Organisations.(Dhiraj Singh/Bloomberg)

Weak rupee not enough to tip the scale in favour of India’s exports

Bloomberg | By Anirban Nag and Vrishti Beniwal
UPDATED ON JUL 20, 2018 01:38 PM IST
While the rupee is Asia’s worst-performing major currency this year, a demand-killing trade war threatens Indian exports that have already been hurt by policy disruptions over the past two years.
During April-June this fiscal, exports rose by 14.21% to $82.47 billion.(File Photo)
During April-June this fiscal, exports rose by 14.21% to $82.47 billion.(File Photo)

India’s exports up 17.57% in June, trade deficit widens to 43-month high

New Delhi | By Press Trust of India
UPDATED ON JUL 13, 2018 11:50 PM IST
The trade deficit in June 2018 is the highest since November 2014 when the gap was $16.86 billion.
SHARE
Story Saved