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Padma Shri Dr A Sakthivel Takes Over as New Chairman of AEPC

New Delhi: Port Wings News Network: Padma Shri Dr A Sakthivel, a man of many accomplishments, took over as the new Chairman of Apparel Export Promotion Council, India, on 6 January 2020. Assuming the office of Chairman of Apparel Export Promotion Council (AEPC), Dr A Sakthivel shared the concern that for …

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Stringent US, EU Market Norms Hit Indian Shrimp Exports

New Delhi: Port Wings News Network: Stringent quality check by US and EU markets and increasing competition from other markets offering high-quality, value-added products was likely to impact Indian marine exports, says The Economic Times report quoting an US-based trade finance company Drip Capital. Shrimp, frozen fish, and mollusks are …

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Coast Guard Organizes Painting Competition For School Children

Chennai: Port Wings News Network: In commemoration of the 44th Raising Day of Indian Coast Guard (ICG) and as a part of CG Week Celebrations 2020, a painting competition for the school children was conducted at Coast Guard Air Station, Meenambakkam, Chennai. Over 450 children from various schools of Chennai …

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FIEO Dispels Rumours on Merchandise Exports From India Scheme

New Delhi: Port Wings News Network: Responding to some of the reports in the media regarding discontinuation of MEIS benefits with effect from 1st January, 2020, Shri Sharad.Kumar Saraf, President, FIEO said that these reports are not factually correct and possibly refer to withdrawal of additional MEIS benefits of 2% …

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Ministry of Commerce and Industry Seeks To Promote India–Africa Trade

New Delhi: Port Wings News Network: In order to promote India-Africa trade and economic relations, Ministry of Commerce and Industry regularly reviews India’s trade with Africa through institutional mechanisms like Joint Commission Meetings (JCMs), Joint Trade Committees (JTCs), and Joint Working Groups(JWGs). The 9th Session of the India-Kenya Joint Trade …

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Kakinada CBA Organises Knowledge Session During FFFAI EC Meeting

Kakinada: Port Wings News Network: For the first time, Kakinada Customs Brokers Association (KCBA) hosted the 2nd Executive Committee Meeting of FFFAI (for the tenure of 2019-21) on December 13 and 14. On the occasion of the FFFAI event, KCBA also organised a Knowledge Session on “Customs Brokers’ Protection Measure …

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