Sunday, October 18, 2020

IB0 03 INDIA'S FOREIGN TRADE June 2014 Question Paper



June 2014 Question Paper

Time : 3 Hours

Note : Attempt any five questions. All questions carry equal marks.

1. What are the salient features of India's of Payments ? Enumerate various items included in the Balance of Payments.

2. Describe the current world trade scenario and issues involved in it.

3. (a) Discuss the various export promotion measures initiated by the Government of India in recent years.

(b) Briefly explain the regulatory mechanism of India's foreign trade mentioning various statutes and organisations involved.

4. What are the objectives and features of India's new Industrial Policy ? Do you think that the new industrial policy has a favourable impact on the Indian economy ? Explain.

5. "The new agreement on textiles and clothing is considered beneficial to Indian exporters". Discuss giving facts and figures.

6. What are the various services exported from India ? Discuss their significance as earners of foreign exchange. What suggestion would you give to boost service exports for India ?

7. What are the main features of Indo-Japan trade ? What are the major constraints in its expansion ? Give suggestions to remove them.

8. Write notes on two of the following :

(a) The Association of South East Asian Nations (ASEAN)

(b) Current Account Convertibility (CAC)

(c) Export Promotion Capital Goods (EPCG) scheme

(d) Special Economic Zone (SEZ)