India and Peru held the 4th round of FTA
India and Peru have held the 4th round of negotiations for a proposed Free Trade Agreement (FTA) in Lima, Peru. The agreement is aimed to boost the 2-way commerce between both the countries. Both the countries have negotiated a trade ..
Tags: Free-trade area • International Relations • International Trade • Trade blocs • Trade facilitation
Mumbai venue of 80th Session of Policy Commission of World Customs Organization (WCO)
On 3rd December 2018, the 80th Session of the Policy Commission of the World Customs Organization (WCO) was held in Mumbai, Maharashtra . The Session is being organized by the WCO and hosted by the Central Board of Indirect Taxes ..
Tags: Commercial policy • Customs • Customs duties • Customs services • International Relations
UN TIR Convention
India became the 71st country to ratify the United Nations TIR (Transports Internationaux Routiers) Convention, a move that will help boost trade through smoother movement of goods across territories.The ratification is a part of India’s multi-modal transport strategy that aims ..
Tags: Carnet • Freight transport • International Road Transport Union • Law by country • Multimodal transport
Trade Facilitation Agreement
The government had approved a proposal to notify the Trade Facilitation Agreement (TFA) of the World Trade Organization (WTO) in February, 2016. The proposal regarding ratification and acceptance of the instrument of acceptance of protocol of TFA to WTO Secretariat ..
Tags: Bali Package • Foreign direct investment • International Relations • International Trade • Tariff
India, Bangladesh for Fast Track Implementation of Various Pacts
India and Bangladesh decided to speedily implement various agreements signed b/w them in 2010 and 2011. The various agreements are related to projects under the Indian line of credit, land boundary agreement implementation, trade facilitation measures, infrastructure development of land ..
Tags: Borders • Freight transport • International Trade • Trade facilitation