Sales of Indian made foreign liquor (IMFL) declined by 12% year-on-year during FY21 due to the pandemic-induced lockdown and increase in taxes, according to the Confederation of Indian Alcoholic Beverage Companies (CIABC).
VP Nandakumar, MD & CEO of Manappuram Finance, said there could be a slight decline in the gold loan portfolio of the NBFC in the first quarter before demand gathers momentum. The NBFC expects growth to be in the range of 10-
“Most of the secured business has come back. There has been a more responsible credit behaviour on the part of customers. Generally speaking, while there is some stress in the banking ecosystem, it is much less than what wa
According to him, the demand for gold loans is stable at around 10-15% despite stiff competition from banks. He said banks are likely to come under pressure on gold loans with higher loan-to-value (LTV) becoming a problem whe
Union Budget 2021 India: “The rationalisation of import duty on gold to around 10.75% from 12.5% is a welcome move and timely. Hopefully, this is the first of a series of such cuts to make bullion an asset class that operat
Muthoot exited its white label ATM business in December 2020 as the venture was not making money. He said digital transactions are increasing and more than 60% of customers do some digital transactions.
India exported 1,289,651 tonne of seafood in 2019-20, valued at $6.68 billion. China was the largest seafood export destination for India in terms of quantity, with imports of 3,29,479 tonne worth $1,374.63 million accounting
ANRPC pegs the world production of natural rubber during 2020 at 12.597 million tonne, down 9 % from the previous year, as climatic change, extreme weather, and leaf diseases disrupted the production in major rubber-growing c
Regarding gold under custody, when gold prices go up, the gold kept as collateral comes down. The average ticket size of our loans is Rs 45,000. Almost 4,500 new customers come to us daily on an average.
Amrut Fusion Single Malt and Paul John’s Mithuna have won top awards from Jim Murray and his ‘Whisky Bible’, in addition to awards from the San Francisco World Spirits Competition and the World Whiskies Award.