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Draft of new agricultural exports policy is ready: Suresh Prabhu

The Dollar Business Bureau Commerce and Industry Minister Suresh Prabhu said on Sunday that the draft of a new policy on agricultural exports is ready with the Government and it will introduce the policy soon and added that this would provide a better market for the farmers. “Better market is essential for farmers to lead a happy life. Hence, we have thought of introducing a new policy for agricultural exports,” Prabhu said while speaking at the inauguration of new chocolate factory amenity building of Campco Ltd in Puttur, Karnataka. “The draft of the policy is ready and the same will be made available online. Concerns of farmers regarding agricultural export market will end once the policy is implemented," he added. The Minister further said ...

Govt is drafting an agriculture export policy: Suresh Prabhu

The Dollar Business Bureau Commerce and Industry Minister Suresh Prabhu said on Sunday that the Central government is drafting an agriculture export policy that would also help in doubling the farmers’ income. “The Centre is of the view that the woes of the farmers in the country can only be eased through exports,” Prabhu said while speaking at an industry interaction organised by the Confederation of Indian Industry (CII) in Pune. The Minister further said that the Government is also taking several measures, such as researching new products and special studies, in order to enhance export potential of the country. “India is at a great advantage, because we have 35 agro-climatic zones. We produce everything that is possible to be produced. The Prime Minister's ...

Export policy of cotton

Dated 8 December, 2014 | Notification no. 102 (RE-2013)/2009-14 | Subject:- Amendment in export policy of cotton In exercise of the powers conferred by Section 5 of the Foreign Trade(Development & Regulation) Act, 1992 (No.22 of 1992) read with Para 1.3 of the Foreign TradePolicy, 2009-14, as amended, the Central Government hereby makes, with immediate effect, thefollowing amendments in respect of Sl. No. 197 & 199 of Chapter 52 of Schedule 2 of ITC (HS)Classification of Export & Import Items. 2. The existing entries stipulated against Sl. No. 197 & 199 in Chapter 52 of Schedule 2 of ITC(HS) Classification of Export & Import Items are substituted as follows   Chapter 52 Cotton   3. The effect of this notification ...

Time to tweak Indias rice export policy

Bidhu Bhushan Palo | @TheDollarBiz There is good news for Indian rice exporters. According to industry estimates, India’s rice production is likely to reach (or at least remain) at record high levels of around 105 million tonnes again in 2014-15. This improves chances that India will retain its position as the world’s largest rice exporter, ahead of Thailand and Vietnam, for the third year in a row. Thailand lost its top rice exporter status for the first time in over two decades in 2011-12 to India. However, the reasons behind this are far from something that will make our exporters (or farmers) beam with pride. One reason was a glut in India due to a three-year ban on exports ...