West Bengal  /  Published 27.08.20

Plea to import raw jute from Bangladesh

Jute mill owners in Bengal have written to the Union government seeking permission to use raw jute imported from Bangladesh to manufacture bags they sell to central agencies. The unprecedented demand...
By Arkamoy Datta Majumdar in Calcutta

West Bengal  /  Published 21.08.20

Labelling scan on imported tea

The Tea Board of India has come up with a notification mentioning tea imported into the country should be properly packed and labelled with details related to the brew before it is sold here or export...
By Avijit Sinha in Siliguri

Business  /  Published 15.08.20

Return to $4.83bn trade deficit in July

The wholesale price-based inflation continued to remain in the negative zone for the fourth straight month at 0.58 per cent even as the prices of vegetables and other food items were costlier. WPI in...
By Our Special Correspondent in New Delhi

Business  /  Published 11.08.20

Gadkari: reduce China import

Refuting criticism for supporting the domestic industry and putting a check on imports, commerce minister Piyush Goyal said we want to protect our industries so that they can get a fair play and acces...
By Our Special Correspondent in New Delhi

India  /  Published 10.08.20

Defence delight for desi boys

The defence ministry on Sunday announced it would stop importing 101 items, including weaponry, in a phased manner from December to try and strengthen the country’s fledging defence production i...
By Imran Ahmed Siddiqui in New Delhi


Business  /  Published 03.08.20

Centre's bid to keep track of engineering imports

The Centre is putting in place an import monitoring mechanism in engineering that seeks to check shipments from China. Sources said the monitoring would cover four areas: engineering goods, boilers, ...
By Our Special Correspondent in New Delhi

Business  /  Published 18.07.20

Coal India e-auction for importers

Coal India plans to tap consumers who are importing coal through a separate e-auction in a bid to push its offtake and cut down on the import of the fuel. Coal imports comprising coking coal and non-...
By A Staff Reporter in Calcutta

Business  /  Published 02.07.20

DHL puts on hold China shipments

German logistics company DHL said on Wednesday it had temporarily suspended picking up import shipments from China to India, after border tensions between the countries led to clearance delays. Anoth...
By Reuters in Bangalore

India  /  Published 01.07.20

SOS from pharma over port block

The Pharmaceuticals Export Promotion Council has said it is flooded with distress calls from member companies over acute disruption in manufacturing in the past few days because of non-clearance of im...
By PTI in Hyderabad

Business  /  Published 14.12.18

November trade gap widens

Merchandise exports expanded marginally by 0.80 per cent to $26.5 billion in November, widening the trade deficit to $16.67 billion because oil imports have spiked.Imports rose 4.31 per cent to $43.17...
By Our Special Correspondent in New Delhi


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