Nepalese Pashmina (Goat Wool) Exports to China May Increase

The Belt and Road International Trade and Investment Platform, a mutual exchange platform of global purchasers and suppliers, has agreed to promote Nepalese pashmina products in China, local chapter of the platform said. The international trade and investment platform was formed with a joint initiative of chambers of commerce, associations and authoritative organizations from countries

Farmers in Himachal Pradesh, Northern India, Upset over Flood of Cheap Apples and Smuggled Garlic from China

Union Health Minister J.P. Nadda met Union Minister of State for Commerce Nirmala Sitaraman on Thursday [9 July 2015] and discussed ways of protecting farmers of Himachal Pradesh who are up against cheap Chinese apples and garlic. He said the Chinese apples with low import tariff and garlic with zero duty were being dumped in

Nepal Asks China to Ease Restrictions on their Agricultural Exports

The Ministry of Commerce and Supplies (MoCS) has forwarded a list of 211 agricultural and food products to its Chinese counterpart seeking relaxation of standards for exporting them to the market of northern neighbour citing the commodities have been repeatedly facing standard-related non-tariff barriers. “As the Chinese officials asked about products facing barrier of standard

Chinese Apple Shippers from Tibet Can Now Directly Export to Larcha, Nepal

Chinese apples loaded in Khasa of Tibet can now directly reach to Nepal’s Larcha in Nepal-China border. The new arrangements have been made following a request from the Tatopani Customs Office of Nepal with the Chinese authorities, reports said Monday. “Both Nepalese and Chinese sides have agreed to allow Chinese apple carriers until Larcha in