PM’s direction on trade policy formulation ignored

The Commerce Division has delayed the finalization of proposed five-year Strategic Trade Policy Framework (STPF) document despite clear directions from PM’s Secretariat to meet deadline of 31st Dec’18 to enhance export competitiveness and productivity of domestic industries. The ultimate goal of the policy is to increase exports at a minimum compound annual growth rate of 12% annually till FY23.

9/11/2019