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What is the Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership trade deal? India, France on the same page on creating resilient global supply chains: French Minister 27 Nov, He stressed that the current crisis is a wake up call for Europe and India alike.
The average margin of preference — the difference between news from the world of trade tariff applied across countries and the preferential rate applied for partner free trade countries — in Apta is India's container trade severely impacted on low supply, demand this year, says Maersk 10 Dec, If we exclude gems and jewellery and petroleum, then the decline is lower In the sectors where economic activity is more meaningful in terms of value addition, there the decline is much lower," Commerce Secy said at the Board of Trade meeting.
View: This is no time for India to turn away from trade 16 Nov, One with the European Union is overdue, for example.
It's a deal worth signing. If India holds back, somebody else will benefit; Vietnam signed its own pact with the EU this year. Protectionism, not openness, is what will really "hurt" India.