January 8, 2023 09:30 am
KATHMANDU, Jan 8: Nepal can now enjoy easy access to a dry port in Bangladesh to export its yarn to third countries. Neighbouring Bangladesh has agreed to allow Nepal, a landlocked Himalayan country, to use its nearest dry port for the exports.
June 26, 2022 15:43 pm
PARSA, June 26: Birgunj transit, the country's main trade transit, has witnessed a surge in exports by a whopping 73 percent to neighboring India and other third countries in the first 11 months of the current fiscal year, 2021/22 in comparison to the corresponding period of the previous FY.
October 14, 2021 06:31 am
KATHMANDU, OCT 14: Export of Nepali edible oil is likely to be affected after India reduced duties on the products imported also from other countries than its northern neighbor.
September 7, 2021 18:59 pm
KATHMANDU, September 7: Nepal exported goods worth Rs 20.76 billion in the first month of the current fiscal year, which is more than double the amount that the country earned during the same period of the previous fiscal year.
August 5, 2021 19:25 pm
KATHMANDU, August 5: The Department of Industry (DoI) has asked the government to provide cash incentives worth Rs 1.28 billion in total to 508 export-oriented industries.
June 25, 2021 09:19 am
KATHMANDU, June 25: In the first 11 months of the current fiscal year, Nepal exported goods worth Rs 121.25 billion, which is 37.78 percent more than the same period of the last fiscal year, according to the Department of Customs.
May 25, 2021 12:30 pm
KATHMANDU, May 25: Nepal’s earnings from merchandise exports crossed Rs 100 billion during the first ten months of the current fiscal year.
March 26, 2021 07:00 am
NEW DELHI, March 26: India has not imposed a ban on coronavirus vaccine exports and New Delhi will continue to supply vaccines in a phased manner, a government source told Reuters on Thursday.
August 11, 2019 04:00 am
BIRGUNJ, Aug 11: Nepali entrepreneurs have exported cooking oil worth Rs 12.67 billion to India after the export of cooking oil started in the Fiscal Year 2018/19.
July 19, 2019 14:10 pm
BANGKOK, July 19: Thailand’s customs-cleared annual exports likely declined for a fourth straight month in June, down 5.0%, a Reuters poll showed on Friday, after falling 5.79% in the previous month.
April 28, 2019 03:30 am
KATHMANDU, April 28: Exports growth to China, the second largest trading partner of Nepal, has been falling in the current Fiscal Year 2018/19.
February 15, 2019 12:39 pm
KATHMANDU, Feb 15: The balance of payment (BoP) position of the country continued to slip in the deficit in the first six months of Fiscal Year 2018/19, indicating that the external sector position of the country is worsening.
December 14, 2018 17:09 pm
KATHMANDU, Dec 14: A report unveiled by the World Bank here today has projected Nepal's possibility to increase exports to South Asian countries by four-fold.
November 5, 2018 00:05 am
U.S. sanctions against Iran’s crude and condensate exports have cut shipments, but China and India -- the two biggest buyers of Iranian crude -- are expected to keep purchasing oil from Iran.
October 18, 2018 21:15 pm
TOKYO, Oct 18: Japan’s exports fell in September for the first time since 2016 as shipments to the United States and China declined, likely impeding third quarter economic growth and adding to concerns about the broadening impact of an escalating Sino-U.S. trade war.
July 14, 2018 07:46 am
ILAM, July 14: A bulk of Nepal's vegetable exports via Kakarbhitta border point in eastern Nepal used to be tomatoes until the past fiscal year. However, with India stopping import of Nepali tomatoes, hundreds of farmers from Ilam district fear that their production this year will simply go waste with no one to purchase them.
July 4, 2018 12:03 pm
OSLO, July 4: Norway’s Seafood Council said on Wednesday:
July 3, 2018 14:53 pm
DUBAI, July 3: Iran’s President Hassan Rouhani said regional oil exports may be threatened if the United States tries to pressure its allies to stop buying Iranian crude oil, the official presidential website reported on Tuesday.
June 29, 2018 10:21 am
DARCHULA, June 29: Over 30 kgs Yarsagumba have been so far exported from Darchula district this year.
June 22, 2018 17:27 pm
KATHMANDU, June 22: Nepal exports pashmina to 47 countries of the world, the Pashmina Industry Association has stated.
June 12, 2018 00:05 am
It’s been over a week since Gulf countries stopped importing fruit and vegetables from Kerala, following the Nipah outbreak.
June 3, 2018 11:50 am
BEIJING, June 3: U.S. and Chinese officials have discussed specific American export items Beijing might buy as part of its pledge to narrow its trade surplus with the United States, U.S. Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross said Sunday as the two sides began a new round of talks in Beijing aimed at settling a simmering trade dispute.
May 9, 2018 10:00 am
ILAM, May 9: Indian customs officials have obstructed export of readymade tea to India, according to industrialists.
April 26, 2018 07:44 am
KATHMANDU, April 26: The export of tea, coffee, mate, and spices jumped 36.5 percent to Rs 6.5 billion in the first eight months of Fiscal Year 2017/18 as compared to statistics of last year to top the list of Nepal's exports.
April 12, 2018 04:30 am
KATHMANDU, April 12: Prime Minister K P Sharma Oli said there is no point talking about talking about trade deficit as the country does not have anything to sell in the international market.
March 4, 2018 11:13 am
QATAR, MAR 4: Qatar is expected to import high-quality mineral water from Nepal by 2019, according to professor Ramesh Prasad Koirala, Nepal’s ambassador to Qatar.
February 20, 2018 06:45 am
KATHMANDU, Feb 20: The five-month protest in Darjeeling has become a boon for Nepali tea industries.
February 3, 2018 08:04 am
KATHMANDU, Feb 3: Nepal’s exports increased by 13 percent in the first half of Fiscal Year 2017/18, datae from the Department of Customs (DoC) shows.
January 26, 2018 04:30 am
KATHMANDU, Jan 26: Indian Ambassador to Nepal Manjeev Singh Puri said that there could be obstruction imposed on Nepal's export of ginger to India over phytosanitary requirement as agreed between the two countries.
January 25, 2018 11:05 am
KATHMANDU, Jan 25: Boosting agricultural production and exports for narrowing the trade deficit are priorities in all periodic plans and fiscal policies, but these priorities never get implemented in reality. Ginger is among several competitive products affected by such inaction.
January 19, 2018 07:42 am
PALPA, Jan 19: Palpa district has been exporting bay leaf and cinnamon worth more than Rs 70 million a year to India for the past few years.
November 8, 2017 03:15 am
KATHMANDU, Nov 8: Official figures of pashmina exports in the Fiscal Year 2016/17 show a decline of 11.31 percent year on year. However, traders claim that real foreign currency earning through pashmina export is rising steadily.
September 26, 2017 18:36 pm
LONDON, Sept 26: Brent oil prices hovered near 26-month highs on Tuesday, supported by Turkey’s threat to cut crude exports from Iraq’s Kurdistan region and signs of quicker market rebalancing.
August 9, 2017 08:33 am
GULMI, Aug 8: A single village in Gulmi exported litchi worth Rs 1 million this year. Chyurek village of Ruru Rural Municipality exported litchi worth Rs 1 million to other districts.
July 20, 2017 00:45 am
PANITANKI (INDIA), July 19: Ginger exports from the eastern customs point of Kakarbhitta resumed Wednesday after a hiatus of 19 days.
June 12, 2017 00:05 am
Middle East threat to gas exports
June 11, 2017 22:20 pm
Infographics: Middle East threat to gas exports
April 25, 2017 10:14 am
KATHMANDU, April 25: Hike in cargo handling fee will affect the ailing export sector, according to the Confederation of Nepalese Industries (CNI).
January 3, 2017 00:40 am
BIRATNAGAR, Jan 3: Six industries of Biratnagar have been affected after India imposed a huge Countervailing Duty (CVD) on jute being exported to its territory.
December 20, 2016 00:40 am
KATHMANDU, Dec 20: Export of rosin and turpentine is increasing in recent years.
November 29, 2016 00:40 am
JHAPA, Nov 29: Even a small decision taken by India has been delivering a big jolt to the Nepali economy because of our reluctance to reduce trade dependency on the southern neighbor and the government negligence to diversify export products.
November 24, 2016 15:38 pm
BAITADI, Nov 24: Baitadi, a district in the far-western, in the fiscal 2072-73 BS, exported herbs weighing 979 quintals.
August 25, 2016 00:25 am
Nepal is not a coastal state. But we pursue trade policies as if we are a coastal state