India’s Overall Exports Cross An All-time High Of US$ 750 Billion

India’s Overall Exports Cross An All-time High Of US$ 750 Billion

New Delhi, March 29 (TNA) Union Minister of Commerce and Industry, Consumer Affairs, Food and Public Distribution and Textiles, Piyush Goyal has announced that India’s overall exports, that includes services and merchandise exports, have crossed US$ 750 Billion on Tuesday. This is an all time high and this achievement of 750 billion and comes in the 75th year of independence.

In his keynote address at the ASSOCHAM Annual Session 2023: Strengthening India's Competitiveness in New Delhi today, the Minister stated that there has been healthy growth in both merchandise and service sectors. He said that given the fact that the whole world is in recession, inflation is at an all time high for most developed countries, interest rates are shooting up and there’s a sense of doom and gloom in the rest of the world, India’s performance fills us with pride.

The Minister stated that the domestic market has been growing steadily and over the last 9 years the focus has been on building the foundation blocks which are necessary for an economy to have many years of uninterrupted and sustainable growth.

He noted the various initiatives undertaken by the Government for the development of infrastructure like National Infrastructure Pipeline, PM Gati Shakti, Unified Logistics Interface Platform, etc. built upon technology as the backbone of such initiatives. He further appreciated how UPI has democratized the financial payment infrastructure and Open Network for Digital Commerce will promote e-commerce.

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