Changing Trade Landscape Shifts India’s Export Basket

Posted: February 26, 2024 at 6:23 am | Author: Manish Marwah

Export diversification has been key to India’s remarkable performance post-1991 economic reforms, having grown faster than the rate of growth of world exports despite strong headwinds. Electronic goods, drugs and pharmaceuticals, and iron ore have emerged as standout sectors with the country’s export basket witnessing a shift from labour intensive to such capital-and skill-intensive products, […]


China slowdown dampens global metal industry

Posted: February 8, 2024 at 6:13 am | Author: Manish Marwah

From China, the biggest shock has come in the form of the property market’s collapse, led by its largest real estate player Evergrande. The real estate sector is a big taker of metals, and with its collapse the shine in metals is bound to go As the saying goes, when an elephant falls, the earth […]


India’s chance to lead the global energy dialogue

Posted: February 7, 2024 at 4:33 am | Author: Manish Marwah

India’s energy market is amongst the sunrise sectors of the economy and has been a point of attention for global investors and players. The India Energy Week 2024, a global event converges policymakers, industry leaders amongst other thought-leaders to drive discussions on energy security, sustainability, and innovation. The second edition, taking place in Goa, under […]


Deposits and credit gaps put banks to task

Posted: February 4, 2024 at 4:09 am | Author: Manish Marwah

During the first fortnight of January 2024 the gap between credit and deposit growth stood at 7.09 per cent. The gap has increased versus the number it was as on the last fortnight of September 2023 Notwithstanding a growing loan book, improving net interest income and margins, and superior asset quality, domestic banks are facing […]