India aiming at $500 billion exports for FY23: DGFT official

KOLKATA: India has set up a target of $500 billion exports for the 2022-23 fiscal, a top government official said on Friday, contending that the Covid-19 pandemic has taught the country to “reimagine” world trade. In December 2021, exports stood at $37.8 billion, the highest-ever for any month, Additional DGFT Amiya Chandra said during a … Read more

Exports target of $650 billion within this fiscal achievable: Piyush Goyal

NEW DELHI: Assuring all support to the exporting community, commerce and industry minister Piyush Goyal on Monday said the exports target of $650 billion for both goods and services within the current financial year is achievable. He informed that during the current month till January 15, exports have touched $16 billion. He said this while … Read more

Exports rise 38.91% to $37.81 billion in December; trade deficit widens to $21.68 billion: Govt data

NEW DELHI: The country’s exports in December 2021 surged 38.91 per cent on an annual basis to $37.81 billion, the highest-ever monthly figure, due to healthy performance by sectors such as engineering, textiles and chemicals, even as the trade deficit widened to $21.68 billion during the month, government data showed on Friday. Imports in December … Read more