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06/2017
Sushma Swaraj bats for RCEP conclusion to boost trade with ASEAN

External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj Thursday said that bilateral trade between India-ASEAN has picked up after two years of slow growth even as she batted for concluding th...

24

06/2017
West Bengal eyes 75-100 tonnes mango export in 2017

West Bengal is a leading producer of mangoes but the export of this king of fruits remains negligible due to various infrastructural bottlenecks, Agricultural and Processed Foo...

23

06/2017
Rajasthan may penalise traders buying below MSP

The Rajasthan government is contemplating amending its Agricultural Produce Marketing Committee (APMC) Act to penalise traders who buy agricultural commodities at prices low...

22

06/2017
India witnesses 30% rise in foreign exchange earnings in May

India has witnessed a whopping 30 per cent rise in the foreign exchange earnings from the tourism sector in the month of May, as compared to the same period in the last two yea...

21

06/2017
India’s EXIM container trade volumes growth slowed down in Jan-March

India’s EXIM container trade volumes growth slowed down in Jan-March due to a short-term decline in imports, said a trade report by A.P. Moller-Maersk.    I...

20

06/2017
GST Council gives relaxation of 2 months for filing of GST returns

India’s tryst with its most comprehensive indirect tax reform, the goods and services tax (GST), will begin on July 1. The GST Council, the apex decision body for the new...

19

06/2017
India's exports rise by 8 pc in May'17

India's exports rose by 8.32 percent during May 2017, official data showed on Thursday.   Exports grew by 8.32 percent to $24.01 billion from $22.17 billion worth ...

17

06/2017
India’s exports to take a hit as Qatar crisis deepens

Indian exporters have started facing the heat from Qatar’s recent diplomatic crisis with Arab states — Saudi Arabia, Bahrain, the United Arab Emirates and Egypt. ...

16

06/2017
Bright Future For Export Trade Through GST Feels EX IRS Officials

About 150 countries are having unified tax system like GST and the transition to the GST regime will help our business community to compete in the internal trade with other cou...

15

06/2017
Government nod to India-Cyprus pact on merchant shipping

The Cabinet today gave ex-post facto approval to the agreement signed in April between India and Cyprus on merchant shipping, aimed at enhancing cooperation between the two nat...

14

06/2017
Farmers ask Government to roll back 5% GST on raw tobacco

A farmers' association has asked the government to roll back 5 per cent GST on raw tobacco and exempt it from the tax bracket like any other agricultural crop.  &nbs...

09

06/2017
Government approves initial pact with South Korea for $9 billion export credit

The Cabinet today approved signing of an initial pact with South Korea for export credit facility of USD 9 billion for infrastructural development in India.    Th...

08

06/2017
India's coffee exports up 11.51 per cent in April

India's coffee exports grew by 11.5 per cent year-on-year to USD 92.42 million in April this fiscal on account of strong demand in the global markets.    The ...

07

06/2017
India eyes loopholes in WTO norms to continue with export subsidies

In what could be crucial for ensuring export growth in the coming years, the Centre is exploring certain “grey areas’’ in World Trade Organisation (WTO) rules...

06

06/2017
Odisha registers 114 pc growth in exports in 2016-17

Odisha performed exceptionally well in exports during 2016-17 by transacting business worth Rs 40,872 crore -- a 114 percent increase over the previous financial year.  ...

05

06/2017
Indian exports to China rises sharply in first four months

After years of decline, Indian exports to China rose sharply in the first four months of this year registering a 20 per cent increase to USD 5.57 billion, though the trade defi...

02

06/2017
Adani Ports starts constructing transhipment port in Kerala

Adani Group's ports arm, Adani Ports and Special Economic Zone Ltd (APSEZ), has started construction of the first berth at the country's international transhipment proj...

01

06/2017
Nitin Gadkari lays foundation of Rs 1,117 crore projects at JN Port

NAVI MUMBAI: To boost port infrastructure, Shipping Minister Nitin Gadkari laid foundation stone of eight connectivity projects worth Rs 1,117.03 crore at Jawaharlal Nehru Port...

31

05/2017
JNPT seeks more powers to expedite SEZ development

The Jawaharlal Nehru Port Trust has sought the powers of a Special Planning Authority so that it can fast-track the development of its 277-hectare SEZ.   The port mana...

30

05/2017
No room for revising GST rates: CBEC chief

There is no room for revising Goods and Services Tax (GST) rates fixed on various goods and services,” said Vanaja Sarna, Chairperson, Central Board of Excise and Customs...

29

05/2017
Startups get a boost as govt enlarges definition

The Centre amended the definition of a 'startup' on Thursday to bring in more such ventures under its flagship 'Startup  India' programme and increase...

26

05/2017
Importers to pay charges for late filing of Bill of entry

With effect from April 1, 2017, the Government has introduced charges for late filing of Bill of Entry. However, the  Additional or Joint Commissioner can waive the c...

25

05/2017
Centre to convert Jal Marg Vikas Project into an economic corridor

After the initial bid to make the 1,380-km stretch of the Ganga river from Varanasi to Kolkata navigable round the year, the Centre is now focussing on converting the ?5,369-cr...

19

05/2017
A quick guide to India GST rates in 2017

The Goods and Services Tax (GST) has been one of the key things that has caught the attention of the market given its implications on earnings of companies. The government has ...

18

05/2017
Exports rising despite global headwinds: Nirmala Sitharaman

India's exports have been increasing despite global headwinds and efforts are being made to neutralise any impact on them due to implementation of GST, Commerce and Industr...

17

05/2017
Exports rise 20% in April, but trade deficit zooms

India’s exports in April grew by 19.77 per cent year-on-year in dollar terms, while imports grew by 49.07 per cent (in dollar terms) as compared to imports in April 2016....

16

05/2017
Agriculture experts call on farmers to focus on self marketing

Agri experts today called on farmers to market their own produce and self production of seeds to cut down on the cost of agricultural production.    Punjab being ...

12

05/2017
Maharashtra sugar output likely to touch 72 lakh tonne

Maharashtra’s sugar output for the 2017-18 season is likely to touch 72 lakh tonne, according to top officials of the Maharashtra State Cooperative Sugar Factories Federa...

11

05/2017
India bans all Chinese apple and pear imports starting June 1st

The center has announced that all imports of Chinese apples and pears will be stopped starting June 1st.  A bug was found a few weeks ago in a Chinese apple shipment and t...

10

05/2017
Soyameal exports rise to 1.11 lakh tonnes in April

India’s soyameal exports rose to 1.11 lakh tonnes in April on continued strong demand from countries such as Bangladesh and France.   Shipments of soyameal and o...

09

05/2017
Fruit exports rise 18.5% on good summer harvest

A good harvest of summer fruits like mangoes, grapes, oranges, pomegranates and watermelons has pushed up the country's fresh fruit exports by 18.5% in value terms from a y...

08

05/2017
Government to construct 35 multimodal logistics parks: Nitin Gadkari

The government will develop 35 Multimodal Logistics Parks (MMLPs) in the country, which will bring down the logistics costs to a great extent and help the country's economy...

05

05/2017
West Bengal starts organic farming activities across the state

With an eye to frame an organic farming policy, Bengal agriculture department, food processing industries, and horticulture department have started organic farming activities i...

04

05/2017
Indias Export Growth Mirrors Asian Trends, But With A Different Basket

India’s export growth increased sharply in dollar terms in March 2017, up 28 percent year-on-year to $29.2 billion, the highest since March 2014. March normally sees a ju...

03

05/2017
Manufacturing sector grows for 4th straight month in April

Manufacturing sector grew for the fourth month in a row in April on surge in new business orders but the pace of expansion was same as the previous month and job growth moderat...

02

05/2017
Strong rupee will not hit export growth: PHD Chamber

The remarkable performance exhibited by exports since September 2016 is driven by rising competitiveness of India's products and revival in global demand conditions, said G...

01

05/2017
Huge potential exists in Arunachal for spices export

Commerce and Industry Minister Nirmala Sitharaman today said that huge potential exists in Arunachal Pradesh for export of different spices including large cardamom, ginger and...

29

04/2017
Karnataka govt sets aside Rs 100 cr for organic farming to spur growth

The government of Karnataka has dedicated nearly Rs 100 crore out of the Rs 6,505 crore it has allocated for agriculture and horticulture in its 2017-18 Budget for various acti...

27

04/2017
New Delhi & Mumbai to host Italian Business Mission on April 27 and 28

New Delhi will host the Italian Business Mission to India in collaboration with the Federation of Indian Chambers of Commerce and Industry (FICCI) on April 27, 2017, while Mumb...

26

04/2017
Govt to organise global food fair in Nov to boost food sector

The government will organise a global food fair in November this year to provide a platform to Indian farmers and manufacturers to showcase their products and explore partnersh...

25

04/2017
Australia to import Indian mangoes for first time

Indian mangoes will be imported to Australia for the first time after protocols were revised to allow the Asian-grown fruit into the local economy, a media report said.  ...

22

04/2017
Indias mango exports in FY18 may touch 50k tonne mark

India's mango exports are likely to surpass last year's level and touch 50,000 tonne mark in the ongoing fiscal, buoyed by strong demand and supply of export quality fr...

21

04/2017
Exports of Indian groundnut rise with shipments to Vietnam

The Indian groundnut export has increased by more than one-third with a bumper crop and strong demand from Vietnam and Indonesia. The exporters, however, are not sure if t...

20

04/2017
Indian Exports up by 27.6% in March, imports rise by 45%

The merchandise exports of India in March rose by 27.59% which is the steepest rise in last six years but the trade deficit became even higher as the imports rose by 45% as the...

19

04/2017
India completes 10 years of mango exports to Japan

The country will be almost completing a decade of export of the famed Alphonso mangoes to Japan this season, top officials of the Maharashtra State Agriculture Marketing Board ...

18

04/2017
Govt nod for refund of Rs 2,700 cr claims under export scheme

The Cabinet today approved a proposal for refund of Rs 2,700-crore claims to exporters under an export promotion initiative 'Target Plus Scheme' in pursuance of a Supre...

17

04/2017
Exports increase by 27.6% in March, fastest pace in six years

India’s merchandise exports increased at the fastest pace in almost six years in March led by an overall rise in shipments across sectors even as a steeper rise imports d...

15

04/2017
Indian tea export earnings in Jan-Feb up 11.20%

India’s tea exports, which took a beating in January, picked up in February. Volume shipped rose by 3.6 million kg over February 2016 and reached 20.9 mkg even as th...

14

04/2017
Indias steel exports up by 57%, industry out of stress : Steel Minister

The government in a statement told in Rajya Sabha that India’s steel exports have increased by 57% and imports have decreased by 34% which means the stress period for the...

13

04/2017
Haryana government to promote micro irrigation by providing incentives to farmers

To check over-exploitation of water in the dark zone areas of the state, the Haryana government has decided to extensively promote micro irrigation by providing incentives to t...

12

04/2017
Traditional Indian beverages fast-growing category with new launches

Traditional Indian beverages emerged as a fast-growing category in 2014-2015 following new launches by many beverage companies. Leading names such as Paper Boat and Dabur, duri...

11

04/2017
Horticulture exports jump in Apr-Feb

India is stepping up horticulture (fruit and vegetables) exports with improvements in quality and a focus on a market-specific approach. The data compiled by the Agricultu...

07

04/2017
Cardamom export becomes sluggish on supply crunch

Supply crunch in the market following a price fall has forced the cardamom exporters to go slow on shipments. Following a spell of summer rains, the cardamom prices fell b...

06

04/2017
Malaysian Palm Oil Council signs MoU with Mumbai Dabbawala & SEA

Malaysian Palm Oil Council (MPOC) signed MoU’s with Mumbai Dabbawala Association (MDA) and The Solvent Extractor’s Association of India (SEA) to expand co-operation...

03

04/2017
India, Malaysia to boost trade in key areas including SMEs

India and Malaysia have expressed keenness to take their bilateral trade to USD 15 billion in the immediate future, with the CEO's Forum identifying infrastructure, healthc...

30

03/2017
Indo-British official group discussing free trade agreement

With Britain set to launch the formal process of its exit from the EU on Wednesday, a prominent British entrepreneur has said that a joint working group of officials from both ...

27

03/2017
Mango exporters from India eyeing South Korea and Iran markets this year

In addition to the US, EU and Australia, this year, Indian mango exporters are eyeing markets in South Korea and Iran. This will be their first attempt at penetrating these mar...

24

03/2017
Food Corporation of India chooses mjunction to auction foodgrains for two years

Food Corporation of India, the country's largest stockholder of foodgrains, has chosen mjunction to auction foodgrains for two years beginning April 2017, in a bid to provi...

22

03/2017
Packaging market expected to reach $32 bn by 2020

The Indian packaging market is expected to reach $32 billion by 2020, said N.C Saha, Director, Indian Institute of Packaging (IIP).   The Indian packaging industry con...

15

03/2017
Excellence Awards to North Gujarats Leading Start Up Exporters by iiiEM

INDIA’S OPPORTUNITY IN GENERAL India is recognized and accepted as one of the fastest growing Economy in the World. India has lot many opportunities and possibilit...

14

03/2017
Export based on world demand, not domestic supply: Govt

India needs to rethink on which export items it should focus, says a report authored by a senior advisor in the finance ministry. The author, H A C Prasad, senior economic advi...

10

03/2017
Indian cotton yarn exports may increase due to robust Chinese demand

Indian cotton yarn exports may rise as currently the Chinese cotton is selling in auction in China at prices 25% higher than the Indian domestic cotton fiber rate.  The de...

07

03/2017
Indias steel exports register three-fold increase in January

India's steel exports registered a three-fold increase to 0.889 million tonnes (MT) in January this year, compared to the year-ago month.  The massive jump in exp...

06

03/2017
Exports from Karnataka up 15% in last 3 months: Bangalore Customs Chief Commissioner

Karnataka’s exports saw a 15 per cent growth in the past three months, said Bengaluru Chief Commissioner of Customs Mr. Rajeev Bhushan Tiwari recently.  “...

04

03/2017
Japan keen to invest in Indias food processing sector: Harsimrat Kaur Badal

Minister for Food Processing Harsimrat Kaur Badal is meeting executives of top Japanese food processing, manufacturing and retailing companies such as Kagome, Marubeni Corp., M...

03

03/2017
Pulses-High point in Indias record harvest of food grains in 2016-17

India would be reaping a record harvest of food grains in 2016-17 with pulses being the high point of the country’s achievements in the farm output, providing a food for ...

28

02/2017
Coffee exports up on global price recovery

With less production in Brazil due to drought and increasing demand in global markets, coffee export from India since January 1 has risen around six per cent in volume and 15 p...

27

02/2017
Handicrafts exports from North East poised for quantum jump

India's North-Eastern States, one of the richest in terms of eco-friendly crafts, exported handicrafts and handloom products to the tune of Rs 1,121.75 crore during the yea...

24

02/2017
India submits proposal on services trade facilitation at WTO

India submitted its formal proposal for an agreement on trade facilitation in services at the World Trade Organisation (WTO) suggesting measures to smoothen flow of services be...

23

02/2017
Rajasthan aims to double exports to Rs 72,000 crore by 2022

For the first time, Rajasthan government will roll out an exports policy with an objective to double the shipments from the state to Rs 72,000 crore by 2022 from the current Rs...

20

02/2017
Fruits exports jump up by 40% in first 9 months of current fiscal

Triggered by a sharp increase in production led by grapes, India's exports of fresh fruits jumped by a staggering 40 per cent in the first nine months of the current financ...

18

02/2017
Global SMEs keen on strategic tie-ups with India

An exclusive symposium organized by India Law Offices (ILO) & Confederation of Indian Industry (CII) in the Capital on Wednesday witnessed over 100 small and medium enterpr...

14

02/2017
Jobs Vacancy at iiiEM

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13

02/2017
Lots need to be done to increase Indias exports: Anant Geete

Admitting that Indian businesses are facing multiple challenges in overseas markets due to the globally competitive environment, Union Minister Anant Geete today said a lot nee...

10

02/2017
Indian rose exporters cheer Valentines Day

Rose exports from India are expected to reach a record high around Valentine’s Day this year.   Exporters began shipping rose stems to Europe, West Asia and Aust...

09

02/2017
Horticulture production estimated at a record 287 million tonnes in 2016-17

Small and marginal farmers across India are likely to harvest the largest ever volume of horticulture crops like fruits and vegetables, estimated at 287.3 million tonnes in 201...

08

02/2017
Kinnow expects three-fold hike in exports

UNLIKE VEGETABLES, which have been fetching a poor price for growers this season, Punjab’s king fruit kinnow has been witnessing 40 per cent rise in rate and also expecti...

07

02/2017
FIEO seeks fiscal support in Budget for boosting exports

Exporters body FIEO today sought fiscal as well as non-fiscal measures in the forthcoming Union Budget 2017-18 that will help boost shipments. It asked the government to c...

06

02/2017
APEDA Delegation visits Iran to boost exports opportunities in Basmati Rice

Trade delegation of 20 member led by Chairman, Agricultural and Processed Food Products Export Development Authority (APEDA) visited Iran from January 28-30, 2017.  The ma...

03

02/2017
Spices exports up 5% in H1 of 2016-17 fiscal

Boosted by large shipments of nutmeg, mace, cumin and garlic, spices exports from India grew 5 per cent in volume in the first half of FY 2016-17 and rose to ₹8,415.97 crore ...

02

02/2017
Government to launch new scheme to fund export infrastructure in 2017-18

The government will be launching a new scheme in 2017-18 for developing infrastructure for benefiting exports by helping in cutting down the trading costs for traders. On ...

01

02/2017
Indias rising exports could boost GDP by 1%

Betting big on India’s exports which have grown nominally in the on-going fiscal after two years of continuous decline, the Survey has projected that it could increase Gr...

31

01/2017
Economic Survey says recovery of India's exports likely to continue

Uptick in the global economy is likely to push the country's exports further in the coming years, the Economic Survey today said.  "India's exports appea...

30

01/2017
Centres new scheme TIES on anvil to boost exports

Commerce and Industry Minister Nirmala Sitharaman has asked States to develop their Export Strategy aligned with the National Policy trade in order to boost country’s exp...

27

01/2017
Textiles Ministry keen to improve jute quality, boost diversified products

The Union Textiles Ministry proposes to widen the scope ofJute I-CARE (Improved Cultivation and Advanced Retting Exercise) programme to improve the quality of raw jute and farm...

25

01/2017
Food antioxidant market projected to grow at CAGR of 5.10% from 2017

The food antioxidant market, which was valued at $1.05 billion in 2015, is expected to grow at a compounded annual growth rate of 5.10 per cent from 2017, to reach $1.48 billio...

23

01/2017
Vegetable imports from India to Nepal on rise

Vegetable imports by Nepal from India have continued to increase even though the region has seen a rise in commercial vegetable farming, a media report said on Sunday. Acc...

20

01/2017
Rice prices rise in India on demand from African buyers

Rice prices in India advanced this week as demand from African buyers improved and government agencies and exporters bought aggressively, while export markets in Thailand and V...

19

01/2017
Study for exploring new sectors to boost Kerala's export competitveness

A study on the export competitiveness of Kerala conducted by Kerala State Industrial Development Corporation, (KSIDC) and the Federation of Indian Export Organisations (FIEO) h...

17

01/2017
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This is a program in Import and Export Management, PIEM,a 5 week comprehensive program designed with Practical Training Methodology. The faculty members arehands-on exporters t...

16

01/2017
Nashik exports 390 tonne grapes so far this season

The export of grapes from Nashik has begun and the district has exported around 390 metric tonne of grapes until January 2.   The exported grapes are from Satana belt ...

13

01/2017
Rs 50,000 crore worth MoUs signed on 2nd day of Vibrant Gujarat

Over Rs 50,000 crore worth MoUs for investments and credit were signed at the end of the second day of the Vibrant Gujarat Global Summit with State Bank of IndiaBSE -0.20 % lea...

11

01/2017
Jeera futures price rises on robust exports

The futures price of jeera has been rising steadily over the past few weeks despite improved sowing prospects because of robust export demand and a thin inventory. January futu...

10

01/2017
India oilmeal exports jump 130 per cent in December

India’s export of oil meals more than doubled in December 2016 mainly driven by high demand of non-genetically modified (GMO) soybean meal from France, said Solvent Extra...

09

01/2017
Spices exports seen up 5% by volume in H1 of FY17

Boosted by large shipments of nutmeg, mace, cumin and garlic, spices exports from India grew five per cent in volume in the first half of FY17 and rose to Rs. 8,415.97 crore du...

06

01/2017
Tax refund to exporters within 7 days under GST: Sitharaman

The tax claims of Indian exporters will be refunded by the Department of Revenue (DoR) within seven days under the proposed Goods and Services Tax (GST) regime, Commerce Minist...

05

01/2017
India allows 8,424 tonne raw sugar exports to US

The government has permitted export of 8,424 tonne raw sugar under its tariff-rate quota (TRQ) to the US, S, which enables shipments to enjoy relatively low tariff.  ...

04

01/2017
Indian delegation to visit Iran for resuming Basmati Rice exports

The delegation comprising Government officials and exporters will travel to Iran on January 27-29, Mohinder Pal Jindal, President of All India Rice Exporters Association, said ...

03

01/2017
European Union Lifts 3-Year Ban On Import Of Vegetables From India

The European Union has lifted its three-year ban on import of some vegetables from India, an Agriculture Ministry official said in Kochi today. The Union Government received co...

02

01/2017
Cotton Association Of India projects 345 lakh bales cotton production for 2016-17

The country is expected to produce about 345 lakh bales during 2016-17 as compared to around 338 lakh bales produced in 2015-16 crop year, Cotton Association Of India (CAI) sai...

30

12/2016
New Textile policy to boost exports

The New Textile policy aims to achieve USD 300 billion (over Rs 20 lakh crore) worth of textile exports by 2024-25 and create an additional 35 million jobs. The textiles i...

29

12/2016
Apparel exports to meet target of $30 bn in next 3 yrs : AEPC

India's garment export is poised to register a positive growth in 2017-18, Ashok Rajani, Chairman AEPC said recently. "We have an ambitious target for export and ...

23

12/2016
India is the world's fruit & veg basket

India is the second largest producer of fruits (81.285 million tonnes) and vegetables (162.19 million tonnes) in the world, contributing 12.6% and 14.0% of the total world prod...

22

12/2016
Gujarat farmers return to isabgol with an eye on export market

Rabi sowing is on in full swing, and among the winter crops, isabgol or psyllium is gradually gaining traction among farmers in Gujarat. The sowing season is far from over, and...

20

12/2016
Export Warehousing facility to come up in Ahmedabad : CBEC

…CBEC believes that warehousing facility at Ahmedabad would facilitate trade. In order to facilitate the trade and industry, Central Board of Excise and Customs (CB...

19

12/2016
Indian natural rubber exports to touch 5000 tonnes in 2016-17

Rubber Board expects the natural rubber (NR) exports from India to touch 5000 tonnes this fiscal with international prices ruling over the domestic prices. Owing to unattr...

16

12/2016
India remains fastest-growing large economy, beating China: EIU

The Economist Intelligence Unit (EIU), the research and analysis division of The Economist Group in its global economic outlook in December said that India continues to be the ...

14

12/2016
India's soymeal exports to hit 3-yr high as soybean output jumps

India's soymeal exports in 2016/17 are likely to jump to three-year highs as a sharp price correction due to a rebound in soybean production makes overseas sales competitiv...

13

12/2016
Onion export doubles, but not much gain for growers

Onion export of the country has doubled in the first five months of the 2016-17 financial year as against the corresponding period of the previous fiscal following removal of t...

09

12/2016
Pakistan restarts importing cotton from India

Pakistan has commenced buying cotton from India after stopping for some days. India is the top cotton supplier to Pakistan. This will help India in selling the surplus cotton s...

08

12/2016
Soyameal exports seen reviving as prices turn competitive

The current uptrend in export shipments of soyameal, at the beginning of the season, has set an optimistic tone for exporters from India.   Aided by a favourable curre...

07

12/2016
Govt extends garments, yarn export entitlement quota for 1 year

Government has extended the export entitlement quota for readymade garments & knitwear, yarn and fabrics & made-ups to the US, Canada and European Union for one year wi...

05

12/2016
Indias basmati rice export to grow 10% on China market ICRA

Export of basmati rice is expected to grow by 10 per cent to Rs 25,500 crore in 2017-18, mainly on account of China opening its market to India, rating agency ICRA has said.&nb...

03

12/2016
International agro processing workshop to help govt formulate policy

The state government will formulate a policy on agro processing and value addition based on the suggestions and ideas put forth at VAIGA (Value Addition for Income Generation) ...

02

12/2016
Textile exporters seek better infrastructure to boost exports

In a bid to push the growth of the textile sector, the Tirupur Exporters' Association (TEA) has requested the Centre to provide successful textile clusters with better infr...

01

12/2016
Government approves 6 new SEZs in three State

The Government has approved six proposals from four developers to set up new special economic zones (SEZs) across three States in areas such as IT and biotechnology. The decisi...

29

11/2016
Handloom & handicraft industry eyes new markets for exports

The Textiles Ministry is looking to concentrate on new markets and opportunities for local handloom and handicraft sector as many global companies are willing to tie-up with In...

28

11/2016
Finance Ministry, Railways working on ways to cut logistics cost for exports

The finance and railways ministries are working on ways to cut logistics costs which make exports uncompetitive, Commerce and Industry Minister Nirmala Sitharaman said today. ...

26

11/2016
Exports to see steady growth, exceed last year's figure: Nirmala Sitharaman

With exports showing signs of revival, Commerce Minister Nirmala Sitharaman has expressed hope that outbound shipments will see a steady growth in coming months and exceed last...

25

11/2016
RBI relaxes cash withdrawal limit for wage payment in tea sector

After the smooth payment of first-fortnight salaries in cash to 12 lakh tea workers in Assam and a majority of the five lakh workers in Bengal through district collectors, the ...

24

11/2016
Raw cashew exports rise even as kernel shipments dip

Exports of Raw Cashew Nuts (RCN) have risen sharply in October even as cashew kernel exports for the April-October period continued to plunge. In October, 2,288 tonnes of ...

23

11/2016
How to Start an Import & Export Business

Import/export businesses match domestic and foreign buyers and sellers of various products and commodities. Import/export companies typically have low overhead costs and lean b...

22

11/2016
CIL explores export of coal to neighbouring countries

State-owned CIL is examining opportunities to export coal with high ash content or high grade fossil fuel to the neighbouring nations, Parliament was informed today. "...

21

11/2016
Government Says Working On Logistics, Taxation Issues To Boost Exports

The government is working on addressing key problems of exporters related with logistics cost and taxation to boost the country's outbound shipments, Commerce Minister Nirm...

19

11/2016
6 British agri-tech firms line up for trade show in Chandigarh

The Department of a international Trade (DIT) is leading a delegation of 6 British Agri-Tech companies at Agro-Techtrade show in Chandigarh from 19-22 November. Agro-Tech, Indi...

18

11/2016
Exports up 9.59 per cent at $23.5 billion in October; trade deficit at $10 billion

India’s merchandise exports sharply rose in October with 18 of the 30 export sectors registering a growth in outward shipments.  Showing a 9.6% rise, exports in...

17

11/2016
Indias exports rise in October at 9.59%

India’s export of goods increased 9.59 per cent to $ 23.51 billion (year-on-year) — the second consecutive month of growth and the third monthly increase this fisca...

16

11/2016
Export incentive package being considered for made-up sector

The government is contemplating an individual incentive package specially for the made­-up sector . This sector was secluded in the Rs 6,000 crore package that was given fo...

15

11/2016
India is an attractive Manufacturing & Export base say Japanese investors

Japanese business leaders and investors recently said India is an attractive manufacturing & export base that has a huge potential for business but sought more "free a...

14

11/2016
India: Improve ports, logistics to boost exports says World Bank

India must frame policies to reduce farm subsidies and cut import tariffs on cars and take steps to improve ports and logistics, to emerge as an export powerhouse, according to...

12

11/2016
Indian Soybean meal export goes up by 55% in October

The exports of Soybean meal saw a rise of over 55% in October from the month of September. As per SOPA (Soybean Processors Association of India), this has happened because the ...

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11/2016
India- the largest exporter of automobiles + auto components to Mexico, with no signs of slowing down

Mexico offers ample opportunities for investments as the rules and regulations in this country are more favourable for investors, Blanco added by informing that investment from...

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11/2016
What is an Import Export Code and who needs it?

Taking your product or services to the international market will expand your businesses. But visualizing an import/export operation itself can be difficult for an uninitiated p...

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11/2016
Oilmeal exports zoom 98% in October

oilmeal exports made a turnaround of sorts after a gap of two months as total shipments shot up 98 per cent to 67,779 tonnes in October on higher demand for rapeseed meal and c...

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11/2016
7000 firms to participate in India International Trade Fair

As many as 7,000 firms from India and abroad are expected to participate in the forthcoming India International Trade Fair (IITF) at Pragati Maidan, which is beginning from Nov...

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11/2016
10 Hot Export Markets for Small Businesses

To some people, that might sound like too much trouble, but Nash is bullish on exporting. "It's very profitable for us to not close the door on [an export market] beca...

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11/2016
India hopes big improvement in WB ranking next year

India's rank will "seriously improve" in the World Bank's 'Doing Business' report next year on the back of reforms like GST and Insolvency & Bankr...

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11/2016
Kandla Port creates new cargo handling record on Oct. 28

Kandla Port created a new cargo handling record on 28.10.16, when it handled 5.83 lakh MTs of cargo in a single day (24 hrs.) surpassing the previous best of 5.53 lakh MTs hand...

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11/2016
Tea exports on the rise this year

An analysis of exports up to August this calendar as per the data available with Tea Board shows an increase in all three parameters – quantity, unit price and the value ...

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10/2016
How to Find Products for Your Import Business

This excerpt is part of Entrepreneur.com's Second-Quarter Startup Kit which explores the fundamentals of starting up in a wide range of industries. In Start Your Own I...

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10/2016
Exports revive with 4.6% growth in September

Reviving in September, India’s exports grew 4.62% year-onyear to $22.8 billion with 18 of the 30 exporting sectors showing growth. This is the second instance of growth t...

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10/2016
The US is India's #1 export destination, purchasing over 15% of all Indian goods and services exports.

Stating that the United States (U.S.) is proud to be India's top trading partner, U.S. Trade Representative Ambassador Michael Froman on Thursday said the U.S is the Number...

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10/2016
Indian Engineering exports to move towards positive direction : EEPC

An uptick in top European markets including UK, France, Italy and the Netherlands, coupled with low base effect are helping Indian engineering exports to move towards a positiv...

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10/2016
India to boost Textile exports in new markets

Plummeting textile exports have prompted India to look outside traditional markets and tap the ones being served by competitors such as China. The Textiles Ministry is planning...

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10/2016
Blue revolution in India: White-leg prawn boosts marine exports

Litopenaeus vannamei, the white-leg prawn originally a native of the Americas, is helping script a blue revolution in India. Fisheries scientists call it one of the biggest suc...

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10/2016
Handicrafts Exports To Grow By 10% To Rs 23,560 Cr In Fy17: Epch

With pick up in demand in the new and traditional markets, handicrafts exports will grow by about 10 per cent to Rs 23,560 crore in 2016-17, EPCH today said. Exports Promo...

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10/2016
India-US trade relationship to grow: US Trade Representative Michael Froman

Describing the reforms undertaken by the Indian government as work in progress, a top Obama Administration official has linked the growth in bilateral trade between the two cou...

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10/2016
Solar module exports rises 116% in April-July

Indian exports of solar modules and cells rose 116% during April-July 2016 and touched $41 million. During that same period India imported modules and cells worth $580 million,...

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10/2016
Fruit export doubles in April-August

Triggered by a sharp increase in the shipment of bananas, India's export of fresh fruit doubled in the first five months of the current financial year, on rising demand in ...

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10/2016
Cabinet approves pact between EXIM Bank, New Development Bank

Union Cabinet today approved a pact between Export-Import Bank of India (Exim Bank) and BRICS-promoted New Development Bank (NDB), along with other development financial instit...

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10/2016
Export of coconut products to grow in coming yrs: Agri Min

Export of coconut products is expected to increase in the coming years on account of better prices, Agriculture Minister Radha Mohan Singh said today.  The country, w...

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10/2016
India at world's centre stage but can do better: Jaitley

India is at the world’s centre stage more than ever before for aspiring to do better in an adverse environment, Finance Minister Arun Jaitley has said but cautioned that ...

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10/2016
India for increasing trade with Latin American Countries

India's engagement with LAC (Latin American Countries) has gained further momentum with recent developments that have taken place, informed ministry of Commerce and Industr...

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10/2016
Finance ministry tighten grip over 3 exports schemes

The finance ministry is set to get greater control over at least three schemes to promote exports under another measure to improve the ease of doing business and hassle-free tr...

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09/2016
List of Documentation for Export Business

An obvious question arises is: why is documentation needed in export business? Answer to this question lies in the nature of the business relations between the exporter and the...

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09/2016
India to submit Trade Facilitation Agreement in services at WTO

NEW DELHI: India will soon move a detailed concept note at the World Trade Organisation (WTO) to start discussions on trade facilitation agreement in services. The note wo...

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09/2016
Gujarat is India's growth engine: US India Business Council

WASHINGTON: Gearing up to participate in the next years Vibrant Gujarat Summit as a partner Country, the US India Business Council has termed Gujarat as India's "growt...

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09/2016
Newsletter September 2016

Latest Updates on Export and Import Industry and iiiEM..

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09/2016
Major Ports registers strong growth of 4.3 percent with enhanced productivity in current fiscal

Major Ports registered healthy growth in container volumes in August, expanding 5.7 percent compared with the same month in 2015 as the ports work to increase their productivit...

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09/2016
SCI to revive joint venture with Iran shipping firm

The Shipping Corporation of India (SCI), the Country's largest shipping company, is in talks with its 40-year-old Iranian joint venture partner Islamic Republic of Iran Shi...

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08/2016
Admissions Open for September 2016 Batch

New Batch Start from 24th September, 2016 iiiEM is offering Integrated Entrepreneurship Programs of Import/Export and International Marketing Programs. One of the leadin...

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08/2016
iiiEM Launching Its First Batch in Mumbai

Learn How to Export Import Batch Commencing from 17th September, 2016 iiiEM invites application to join EXIM PROGRAM commencing at Mumbai

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08/2016
iiiEM Training Center at Ahmedabad

Inauguration of Center on 13th August, 2016 Venue: 213-214, 2nd Floor, Devnandan Mall, Opp. Sanyas Ashram, Ellisbridge, Ahmedabad – 380006

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08/2016
EXIM‬ GURU Mr. Dipak Manohar at VTV

Program on ‎Opportunities‬ in Import‬ and ‎Export‬ By ‎EXIM‬ GURU Mr. Dipak Manohar @ VTV on 5th August, Friday 8:30PM

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07/2016
Free Seminar on Opportunity in Export Import

Do you want to Establish Your EXPORT IMPORT Business? Attend our Free Seminar on 30th July, 2016 at 6:00Pm to 8:00PM To Register Call @ +91 9377590864, +91 7817030273

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06/2016
Free Career Oriented Live Seminar on Opportunities in Export Import

Attend Live Free Seminar on “Career Opportunities in Export Import Sector” at Ahmedabad for Registration Call:  9377590864 / 7817030273 Date: 18th June, 2...

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05/2016
Seminar on Opportunity in Export-Import Sector at Ahmedabad

Seminar Date :- 15th May-2016 @ 10:30am Topic Covers During Seminar :- Opportunity in Export-Import Sector Major Problem Faced by Aspiring new ex...

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03/2016
Attend iiiEM Seminars at Various Locations in India

Start Exporting your Product in International Market… Know the basics of doing export import business by attending Seminars on “Opportunities in Export &...

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03/2016
One Day Workshop on Shipping and Logistics

LEARN THE PRACTICES USED IN SHIPPING & LOGISTICS Dear All,   We are pleased to announce that “iiiEM” is going to schedule a WORKSHOP...

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02/2016
iiiEM inaugurates its branch in Vadodara, Gujarat

iiiEM based at Ahmedabad planned to further elevate its empire in the city of  Vadodara located in Gujarat, India. iiiEM, India’s leading import export...

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02/2016
Franchisee Meet at Ahmedabad

Grab this Franchisee Opportunity….   iiiEM, one of the leading Export-Import Training Center in India has come up with the “FRANCHISEE MEET” for th...

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12/2015
EXIM Program: Admissions Open at All Branches

Set your own Export Business. Join Program in Import and Export Management at iiiEM and learn the basics of doing business. iiiEM invites application to join EXIM PROGRA...

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10/2013
Honda now exporting Jazz from Indian factory to South African markets

Japanese car maker Honda has started shipping the premium hatchback Jazz to South Africa from its plant in Rajasthan in advance of the upcoming launch of the new version of th...

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04/2013
Steel sector seeks govt action on cheap Chinese imports

Tata Steel today said the Indian steel industry is seeking support from the government to face the challenge posed by import of steel from China and other countries at m...

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03/2013
Potato exports jump over two-fold at 2.5 lakh ton in Apr-Dec

India's potato exports jumped more than two-fold during April-December period of this fiscal to 2.5 lakh tonnes. The country had exported 1.18 lakh tonnes in the year-ago ...

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03/2012
Number of ports for import of new vehicles increased to 14

Government has increased the number of ports from 12 to 14 through which new vehicles can be imported -- a move which would help in reducing pressure on ports and transactions...

02

03/2012
LG may hike prices of new imported mobile handsets

South Korean major LG Electronics is contemplating hiking the prices of new handset models it will import into India due to the revised duty structure announced in the recent ...

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03/2012
Rice exports up 6 pc at 8.44 million ton in Apr-Dec 2014

India's rice exports rose by 6.1 per cent to 8.44 million tonnes during the April-December period of current fiscal compared to 7.95 million tonnes in the same period of 2...

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03/2012
Chinese Industrial Parks in India to fill trade gap

Setting up Chinese Industrial Parks in India to enable India to scale up its exports and bridge the widening trade deficit with China, President, Federation of Indian Export O...