Thursday 9 August 2018

Export Import News Letter 10.8.2018

Export Import News Letter

Ø India, South Korea Trade and Investment Ties: Focus on CEPA, Make in India

Ø •Government E-Marketplace (Gem) Completes 2 Years Grosses over Rs. 10,000 crore in GMVthrough morethan 6.16 lakh Transactions

Ø •Commerce & Industry Minister Suresh Prabhu launches Mobile App Niryat Mitra

Ø IKEA tackles high taxes to keep prices low for Indian shoppers

Ø India's Economy Is An Elephant That's Starting To Run, IMF Says

Ø India doubles import tax on textile products, may hit China

Ø Oil up as U.S. sanctions on Iran expected to tighten supply

Ø New Trump sanctions on Iran take effect despite pleas from allies

Ø Monday, September 24, 2018;

Ø India Pavilion at Oman Health Exhibition & Conference (3 Day Event)

Ø Contact: Ankur Singh,

Ø Thursday, September 27, 2018

Ø Annapoorna - World of Food India 2018 (3 Day Event)
Mumbai, Maharashtra

Ø Contact: Ravi Verma,

Ø Thursday, October 04, 2018

Ø India Chem 2018 (3 Day Event)
Bombay Exhibition Centre, Mumbai

Ø India Promach 2018 (3 Day Event)
Bombay Exhibition Centre, Mumbai

Ø Indian Conference on Life Cycle Management (ILCM) 2018 (2 Day Event)
FICCI, New Delhi

Ø Contact: Archana Datta,

Ø LoU/ LoC should be restored with proper safeguards: Standing Committee Report

Ø Startup India’s Academia Alliance Programme


Ø Indian company to produce thermal batteries from next year

Ø U.S. eases export controls for high-tech sales to India: Ross

Ø US' export to India increases, bilateral trade deficit in services down 43%

Ø India defers tariffs on US imports, get steel duty waiver - DNA India

Ø Higher import duties on 29 US products to come into force from 18 September-18

Ø Task force set up to identify items, policy action to cut imports

Ø Government Imposes Safeguard Duty On Solar Cell Imports

Ø India should aim for net zero imports of telecom equipment by 2022

ØPact for cross-border trade on small boats - Telegraph India

Ø New law to regulate logistics players

Ø RBI increases repo rate by 25 bps to 6.25%; maintains neutral stance

Ø Why India Withdrew The Contentious Financial Resolution Bill

Ø •Sustainable Use of Water Need of the Hour

Ø •Sustainable Use of Water Need of the Hour- Suresh Prabhu

Ø •Grand Finale of Startup India Madhya Pradesh Yatra

Ø Analysis: India chooses between a falling rupee and a banking cash crunch

Ø Exclusive: DowDuPont 'defers' field trials to seek sale of GM corn seed in India

Ø •Integrate to Innovate Programme for energy Startups

Ø DGFT has issued notification : Value limit for exports through Courier service/ Post has been placed at Rs. 5,00,000; and the eligibility criteria for entitlement under MEIS for courier/ post exports have been increased to Rs. 5,00,000 per consignment from the earlier Rs. 25,000 per consignment.

(Notification 22/2015-2020 dated 26 July, 2018 (Click Here)

Ø India chooses between a falling rupee and a banking cash crunch