Exporters seek support measures in Budget to boost shipments

They have also suggested certain tweaks in customs duties and the availability of credit at affordable rates to boost exports and create jobs.

published on : 18th December 2022

Tamil Nadu: Garment exporters want credit refinancing extended

The RBI must extend the export refinance scheme to banks to augment export credit, says Tiruppur Exporters Association president KM Subramanian.

published on : 8th December 2022

FM Nirmala Sitharaman asks States to lessen logistics burden on exporters

She took a dig at the Indian economic service and Indian trade service officers for doing only a "copy-paste" job.

published on : 28th October 2022

All Kerala Exporters Association: Exporters hit due to high freight charges

Due to high prices, Indian products are not able to compete with products from Thailand, the Philippines, Indonesia and Vietnam.

published on : 19th October 2022

GST on freight leaves exporters in a quandary

The commerce ministry has issued an order imposing 5 per cent GST on international outbound ocean freight and 18% GST on air export freight with effect from October 1. 

published on : 10th October 2022

Bengal has potential to earn Rs 20000 crore from seafood export in next 5 years

Shrimps account for the lion's share of the export earnings in marine products and the ban on antibiotics and its proper implementation by the state government will help the industry grow.

published on : 12th August 2022

India's tea exports declined over 20 per cent in past 5 years: Centre in Lok Sabha

India's tea sector employs around 1.2 million workers and contributes 23 per cent to the global output.

published on : 27th July 2022

Textile industry begins 2-day strike against yarn and cotton price rise

Losses force sector with over 10 lakh employees in Tiruppur, Erode, Karur districts to stop work

published on : 17th May 2022

Tirupur Exporters Association urge SBI to help MSMEs tide out liquidity crisis 

Tirupur knitwear exports clocked Rs 33,525 crore in 2021-2022 and in terms of dollars, recorded USD 4.51 billion, 1.07 per cent of All India Merchandise Exports.

published on : 11th May 2022

Exporters announce strike after yarn prices rise by rupees 40 per kilogram

Tiruppur Exporters Association (TEA) president Raja N Shanmugam appealed to the Union government to ban cotton and yarn exports immediately till the time prices stabilize.

published on : 3rd May 2022

Sri Lankan economic crisis may provide opportunities for Indian tea exporters: Experts

With the growing economic crisis in the island country, tea factories are struggling to run their operations, said South India Tea Exporters Association chairman Dipak Shah.

published on : 4th April 2022

Exporters meet Jaitley; Demand stimulus, steps to end GST woes

Exporters today met Finance Minister Arun Jaitley, their second meeting with the government in less than two weeks, to press for stimulus and resolution of GST related problems.

published on : 28th September 2017