India, 4-nation EFTA bloc eye resumption of talks on free trade deal after 5 yrs

[ad_1] NEW DELHI: India and the European Free Trade Association (EFTA), a bloc that comprises Iceland, Liechtenstein, Norway and Switzerland, are eyeing the resumption of negotiations on a free trade agreement (FTA) after a gap of several years, people familiar with the matter said. The two sides held their last round of negotiations in New … Read more

India’s exports dip by 3.52% to $32.62 billion in September: Govt data

[ad_1] India’s exports contracted by 3.52 per cent to $32.62 billion in September against $33.81 billion in the same month last year, while the trade deficit widened to $26.72 billion, according to preliminary data released by the commerce ministry on Monday. Imports during the month, however, grew by 5.44 per cent to $59.35 billion as … Read more