India to double exports by 2025: Suresh Prabhu

India to double exports by 2025: Suresh Prabhu

August 30, 2018: Union Minister of Commerce & Industry Suresh Prabhu recently chaired a meeting of different exports stakeholders and commerce ministry officers to discuss a strategy for revitalising ...

FIEO expresses concern over receding growth in Indian exports

FIEO expresses concern over receding growth in Indian exports

August 16, 2018: Indian exports have shown double digit growth exports for the third consecutive month. However, the growth continues to recede, pointed FIEO president Ganesh Kumar Gupta, while respon...

New export opportunities for India with US, China: CII

New export opportunities for India with US, China: CII

August 8, 2018: India can focus on numerous goods for expanding its exports to the US and China markets following the hike in duties by both countries on imports from each other, said the Confederatio...

India’s exports record highest growth in 2017-18: Suresh Prabhu

India’s exports record highest growth in 2017-18: Suresh Prabhu

July 26, 2018: Despite increasing global protectionism, India’s exports will continue to register healthy growth rates and is expected to touch USD 350 billion in the current fiscal said Union Minis...

FIEO to participate in 5th China South Asia Exposition and China South Asia Business Forum

FIEO to participate in 5th China South Asia Exposition and China South Asia Business Forum

June 8, 2018: The India-China bilateral trade rose by 18.63 percent to $84.44 billion last year. A rare novelty of the bilateral trade, otherwise dominated by Chinese exports, was about 40 percent inc...

Destination Germany draws more Indian tourists

Destination Germany draws more Indian tourists

May 25, 2018: Destination Germany continues to be one of the most sought after travel destinations for Indians travelling aboard. The country witnessed 8,52,224 visitor overnights in 2017 making for a...

FIEO president says April’18 trade data not satisfactory

FIEO president says April’18 trade data not satisfactory

May 17, 2018: Commenting on April 2018 trade data, the Federation of Indian Export Organizations (FIEO) president Ganesh Kumar Gupta has said that the exports outcome was not encouraging. Almost all t...

FROM MAGAZINE : E-commerce shines with logistics  push

FROM MAGAZINE : E-commerce shines with logistics push

As India speedily takes the shape of a massive e-commerce marketplace, the numerous possibilities are bound to leave customers spoiled for choices. In such scenario, logistics will be widely regarded ...

India-South Africa to strengthen ties through first business summit held in Johannesburg

India-South Africa to strengthen ties through first business summit held in Johannesburg

May 03, 2018: India’s Minister Commerce and Industry and Civil Aviation Suresh Prabhu discussed trade expansion plans with Dr Rob Davies, Minister of Trade and Industry of South Africa and ministers...

Manufacturing activity upsurge post GST gives impetus to logistics, medium term growth likely to be 9-10%: ICRA

Manufacturing activity upsurge post GST gives impetus to logistics, medium term growth likely to be 9-10%: ICRA

April 9, 2018: The pick-up in the economy and industrial output through the second half of the current fiscal post the implementation of the landmark tax reform – GST, has also been visible in the i...

FIEO & PayPal sign MoU to empower small & medium businesses technologically

FIEO & PayPal sign MoU to empower small & medium businesses technologically

April 5, 2018: Global technology platform and digital payments leader, PayPal and the Federation of Indian Export Organisations (FIEO), India’s apex international trade promotion organisation, have ...

Decreasing trend in growth should be major concern for the government: FIEO

Decreasing trend in growth should be major concern for the government: FIEO

February 16, 2018: Reacting to the Trade Data for the month of January, 2018, Ganesh Kumar Gupta, president, FIEO said that though we have witnessed positive growth for third time in a row, however, t...

Maersk Line marks Nepal as a long-term trade partner

Maersk Line marks Nepal as a long-term trade partner

January 3, 2018:  Maersk Line, the global containerized division of the Maersk Group, at a recently concluded trade meeting in Kathmandu, Nepal, announced its intent to push for acceleration in trade...

APEDA facilitates first trial shipment of green chillies by air from Varanasi 

APEDA facilitates first trial shipment of green chillies by air from Varanasi 

December 21, 2017: The Agricultural and Processed Food Exports Development Authority (APEDA) is sensitizing exporters to source fresh agro produce from Uttar Pradesh for export to various markets. Ne...

FIEO lauds changes in GST to support exports

FIEO lauds changes in GST to support exports

October 7, 2017: FIEO president Ganesh Kumar Gupta has welcomed the GST Council’s decision to clear all tax refund claims of exporters for July by 10 October and for August by 18 October. In a major...

FIEO welcomes procedural simplification of exports under GST regime

FIEO welcomes procedural simplification of exports under GST regime

October 3, 2017: The government has exempted small exporters from furnishing bank guarantee for shipping goods and services. Under the Goods and Services Tax, an exporter can get exemption from paymen...

TA Varghese takes charge as ACAAI President

TA Varghese takes charge as ACAAI President

September 28, 2017: The 47th Annual General Meeting (AGM) of the Air Cargo Agents Association of India (ACAAI) was held on September 27 at Kohinoor Continental Hotel in Mumbai. TA Varghese, the curren...

Ecom Express appoints Mayank Gupta as Senior VP and CFO

Ecom Express appoints Mayank Gupta as Senior VP and CFO

September 25, 2017: Ecom Express Private Limited, a leading end-to-end logistics solutions provider for the e-commerce industry, has roped in Mayank Gupta as senior vice president and chief financial ...