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Gold jewellery exports up 220 pc, gold bar imports leap by 302 pc

Gold imports in July surged 450 per cent to Rs 5,246.54 crore against Rs 954.07 crore in July 2017.

23 Aug 2018 9:22 AM

Higher import duties on 29 US products to be effective from Sep 18: govt

Duty imposed by the US has affected steel exports by USD 198.6 million and aluminium shipments by USD 42.4 million.

04 Aug 2018 12:14 PM

Import tariffs will have far-reaching implications on global growth: report

Investors have been incrementally more concerned about the impact of trade tensions on global growth.

29 Jul 2018 10:47 AM

Govt hikes customs duty on wheat to 30 pc to curb cheaper imports

Government's third advance estimate has pegged wheat output at a record 98.61 million tonnes for the 2017-18 crop year.

24 May 2018 12:04 PM

Essar Oil settles $2.5 billion Iran oil dues, still owes about $616 million

Essar Oil aims to buy 120,000 barrels per day (bpd) of oil from Iran in 2018-19.

13 Apr 2018 8:26 AM


GAIL to import only half of US LNG into India

GAIL has a deal to buy 3.5 million tonne a year of LNG for 20 years from Cheniere Energy of the US.

12 Apr 2018 1:35 PM

Oil and gas industry seeks infra status, lower taxes in budget

Rollout of GST, and exclusion of petroleum sector from its purview, has translated into much higher costs for sector.

25 Jan 2018 1:08 PM

GAIL to import 5 million tonnes LNG from US in FY'19

GAIL had separately signed a deal with Royal Dutch Shell to sell about 0.5 million tonnes of its US LNG.

11 Dec 2017 2:12 PM

'Coal import may see further dip on self-sufficiency push'

Import of coal declined 6.37 per cent to 191.95 million tonnes in 2016-17.

27 Nov 2017 2:00 PM

India services export flat at $14 bn in Sep, import grows

The services sector contributes to about 55 per cent in India's gross domestic product.

14 Nov 2017 2:29 PM


Govt to dispose of 5 lakh tons of pulses buffer stock by March

About 20 lakh tonnes of buffer were created through local procurement and imports.

14 Nov 2017 9:11 AM

Finance Ministry asks PSU banks to act swiftly to deal with NPAs

NPAs of PSBs have increased to Rs 7.33 lakh crore as of June 2017, from Rs 2.78 lakh crore in March 2015.

14 Nov 2017 9:07 AM

Export soars 25.67 per cent to USD 28.61 billion in Sept

Trade balance stood almost flat at USD 8.98 billion in September 2017 against USD 9 billion in September 2016.

13 Oct 2017 7:02 PM

Raw sugar imports may check price hike in festive season: ICRA

Centre has recently permitted raw sugar import of 0.30 million MT at a concessional duty of 25 per cent.

12 Sep 2017 4:22 PM

Govt working on proposal to merge DGFT with CBEC

As per the World Bank's ease of doing business report (2017), India is ranked 130th out of 190 economies

14 Jun 2017 4:10 PM


Mobile operators face 10 pc customs duty on 4G equipment import

India, with over 1.16 billion mobile users is the second-largest telecom market in the world, after China.

14 Jun 2017 12:35 PM

India to import LPG from Iran to meet rising demand

LPG consumption in 2016-17 rose 9.8 per cent to 21.55 million tonnes.

10 May 2017 6:16 PM

CAD to widen significantly to 1.6 pc of GDP in 2017

Overall, the trade data suggest that stronger global demand and higher export prices are driving the exports recovery.

17 Apr 2017 11:47 AM

Exim Bank to raise USD 3 bn from overseas markets this fiscal

In 2016-17, the bank raised more than USD 2 billion from markets abroad

02 Apr 2017 12:47 PM

Exports rise for 4th month in Dec; up 5.72 pc

Trade deficit during the nine-month period stood at USD 76.54 billion as against USD 100 billion in the same period last year.

13 Jan 2017 7:03 PM