Due to the India-Asean FTA and India Korea CEPA, tariff on paper has been tapered down to zero. Further, under the Asia Pacific Trade Agreement, India has extended import tariff concessions to China and other countries. From
India had been paying as much as Rs. 24,500 crore to import its 7-million tonne deficit, as in 2017-2018, of scrap steel, despite the fact that country has a huge unorganised pool of unprofessionally-run scrap processing outf
“The downward revision undertaken by Rubber Board in respect of NR consumption, is in line with the tyre industry's view. The demand for tyres is under pressure, in view of slowdown in the automobile industry,” Rajiv Budh
However, one caveat is that out of the 482 acres transferred from FACT, 170 acres had to be handed over to BPCL. Factoring in this transaction, Kerala will have to cough up Rs 527 crore. State's infra-funder KIIFB has agreed
The two-day event also had Kerala government signing MoUs with firms like Oppo, Future Group and Wadhani Foundation, in the presence of chief minister Pinarayi Vijayan, besides the launch of Adobe Creative JAM.
The company reckons that tectonic shifts are happening in the travel industry, as every tour is getting restructured in technology perspective and travel management is moving from centralised systems to direct connections.
“We have pumped huge capital investment on ramping up capacities recently. If the imports surge, these investments will go down the drain,” IPMA (Indian Paper Manufacturers Association) president AS Mehta told FE.
Disproving doomsayers, price of natural rubber (NR) has caught a bounceback trend that is sending the growers back to rubber sapling replanting turf. Price of premium grade Ribbed Smoked Sheet (RSS-4) has surged to Rs 134 per
Besides Kerala, Tripura and Assam are the top rubber growers, accounting for 24% of the country’s overall rubber production. But, robust growth in the Northeast has not been enough to uplift the total rubber output.