Biden's move to hurt global trade

Biden’s gambit: Global trade will suffer from bid to shield US industry

Biden administration's protectionist steps seek to bolster US manufacturing while risking long-term consequences for global trade. Read more »
global trade

Trade rebound stumbles: Geopolitics cast shadow on global commerce

The World Trade Organisation revises global trade growth forecast downwards due to geopolitical tensions and policy uncertainty. Read more »
October 2023 global trade report by WTO

WTO report sheds light on global trade challenges

As supply chains adapt to a changing landscape, the path to a resilient and inclusive global trade system comes into focus, says WTO's October 2023 report. #wto #wtoreport #worldtrade Read more »
Green hydrogen, harit sagar

India’s stellar exports growth will spur economic growth, attract foreign investment

Biggest contributors to exports growth are labour-intensive sectors such as engineering goods, rice and marine products. Read more »
Chinese economy

Lonely at the top: Five hurdles to the rise of Chinese economy

The Chinese economy has made major strides in industrial and technological spheres, but its ascent to the top of the economic ladder is fraught with several economic and social challenges. Read more »
global trade

PLI Scheme: Is the electronics industry’s window of opportunity closing?

The government launched the PLI scheme to make Indian manufacturers globally competitive by creating economies of scale and making India a part of the global value chains. Read more »
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How disruptive technologies are changing global trade

Global trade is getting disrupted by technologies such as AI, automation, robotics, and 3D printing. Read more »
Green hydrogen, harit sagar

Free trade pacts: Why India must be wary of signing more

Given the level of Chinese investments in ASEAN nations, the government should analyse firm-level customs data to monitor non-ASEAN firms using the PTA route. Read more »
labour shortage, migrant

Creating a world class capital goods industry in India

Investment in R&D, facilitating policy atmosphere, skill development, and supporting marketing mechanisms can foster growth in the capital goods sector. Read more »
india legal system

Policy and Judiciary: A vision for post-Covid India

India needs to address several problems with its policy and judiciary to convince foreign companies that it is a reliable destination for their investment. Read more »