Tag Archives: Trade

Commerce Minister Says India Aspires To Reach 3.5% Of Global Trade By 2020

Commerce Minister Nirmala Sitharaman said India’s share is 2% of total global trade. Commerce Minister Nirmala Sitharaman said India’s share is 2% of total global trade. New Delhi: Commerce Minister Nirmala Sitharaman on Saturday said that India should reach 3.5 per cent of total global trade by 2020 from its current share of two per cent. “Our share is 2 ... Read More »

Apple Unveils ‘Trade Up With Installments’ Programme for iPhone

Apple is making it cheaper for users to purchase a new iPhone. The Cupertino-based company has announced a new trade-in program to allow users to turn in their old iPhone, Android, or Windows Phone handset and get a new iPhone model for as low as $12.45 (roughly Rs. 850) a month. Called Trade Up With Installments, the programme allows users ... Read More »

Rupee Recovers 13 Paise Against Dollar in Early Trade

Mumbai: The rupee recovered from a 30-month low by rising 13 paise to 68.34 against the dollar at the Interbank Foreign Exchange in early trade today on fresh selling of the US currency by banks and exporters. Dealers said fresh selling of the American unit by exporters and banks supported the domestic currency but dollar’s strength against other currencies overseas, ... Read More »

Exports Seen Sharply Lower at $260 Billion in FY16: Trade Body

New Delhi: As India’s exports fell for the 14th month in a row, exporters said the country may end up with outbound shipments of $260 billion in 2015-16, sharply lower than the $310.5 billion mark achieved in the previous fiscal year. “We may end up with exports of around $260 Billion in 2015-16,” said S C Ralhan, president of exporters’ ... Read More »