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Export Import Newsletter 22nd October 2021
Export Import Newsletter 22nd October 2021

Once again postponed from October 2021 to March 2022, the next Foreign Trade Policy (FTP) (following FTP 2015-20) wants to grow India’s annual goods and services exports to over US$1 trillion by FY 2026-27. Key objectives will include ensuring India’s greater integration with the global supply chain and reducing logistics costs. To reach its goals…

Export Import Newsletter 12th October 2021
Export Import Newsletter 12th October 2021

India’s export growth prospects are likely to get a boost from the World Trade Organization’s (WTO) latest report that now sees a brighter global merchandise trade outlook for 2021 compared to its earlier projections. India’s exports to its top trading partners such as the US, European Union, nations in West Asia, among others, are expected…

Newsletter 01st October 2021
Newsletter 01st October 2021

Over the past few months, there has been a high degree of optimism regarding India’s export prospects, with commerce minister Piyush Goyal setting a target of $400 billion for FY22. India’s exports surged on the back of consistent recovery of the global economy, especially in the country’s main export destinations. The US and China, the…

Newsletter 23rd September 2021
Newsletter 23rd September 2021

Indian exports continue to make a comeback from the lows of the year 2020, but container services are still struggling to keep up with this rising demand.  Because of this, competition for containers is getting fierce and rates are on the rise, despite carrier announcements regarding spot rate caps. Even regional operators have increased the…

Export Import Newsletter 12th October 2021
Export Import Newsletter 12th October 2021

According to India Exim Bank, India’s merchandise exports during the second quarter of FY22 are expected to be $98.45 billion and non-oil exports to be $85.63 billion as against $74.02 billion and $66.73 billion respectively logged during corresponding period, last year. The rise in India’s exports could be attributed largely to the low base effect,…

Newsletter 9th September 2021
Newsletter 9th September 2021

After being disrupted due to the first wave of the COVID-19 pandemic, exports had begun to rise in December of 2020. Due to the low base effect (the tendency of a small absolute change from a low initial amount to be translated into a large percentage), merchandise exports grew substantially at 193.63 %in April 2021…

Newsletter 2nd Sep 2021
Newsletter 2nd Sep 2021

India’s exports have been reaching record highs in 2021. This clearly signals a sharp rise in the demand of goods in the rest of the world. Exports are expected to rise further as global trade activity gains momentum. Indian exports have remained over $30 billion for five consecutive months. The top five commodity groups that…

Newsletter 21 June 2021

India’s goods exports in May 2021 stood at $32.27 billion, up 69.3% with respect to May 2020. Of course, given that the country spent much of May 2020 under a lockdown, this is not a fair comparison. Nevertheless, exports were up 8.1% in comparison to May 2019, when they had stood at $29.85 billion. The…

Newsletter 10 June 2021

As the 2nd wave of the pandemic slowly gets under control, researchers and experts have started expecting a strong V-shaped recovery in Indian exports, which might be supported by easing of monetary and fiscal policies. The removal of lockdown restrictions and accelerated vaccination drives in the country is also expected to benefit demands in exports….

Newsletter 21 May 2021

While the country continues to struggle with Covid in almost every state, the export sector remains buoyant, thanks to some specific booming sectors. We discuss a few positive trends in the agricultural sector this week with new markets being created with the diversification of trade in mangoes and organic millets trade. Agricultural sector as a…

Newsletter 26th April 2021

There has been a significant growth in exports of various Indian industries, as we have discussed in our newsletters before. Today we note the growth in Indian Agriculture and allied commodities and Pharma exports, which have both grown by 18% April 2020 to February 2021. Oxygen exports have also reached a 3-year high in just…

Newsletter 14th April 2021

As the world trade recovers from the pandemic shock, faster than authorities and experts expected, we are seeing India reach several positive benchmarks. This includes record $34 billion exports in March, and Amazon India’s exports from Indian MSMEs reaching the $3 billion mark. WTO, after observing the quick merchandise trade recovery of the world, is…

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