Sunday, October 18, 2020

IBO 003 INDIA'S FOREIGN TRADE December 2016 Question Paper



December 2016 Question Paper

Time : 3 Hours

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

1. Describe the most significant issues involved in world trade and state as to how does the World Trade Organisation (WTO) ensure that trade flows smoothly and fairly.

2. (a) Explain the major provisions of India's recent exports policy.

(b) State the benefits and facilities provided to units located in Export Promotion Zone (EPZ).

3. Identify the problems of Indian electronics industry, and suggest suitable strategies for their removal.

4. Describe the composition and direction of USA's trade with the world, and state the major constraints in Indo-US trade.

5. Explain the various export promotion measures initiated by government of India, and identify the constraints still hampering export promotional efforts.

6. Give an overview of Indian textile industry and its export prospects.

7. (a) Explain briefly the West-Asia's composition and direction of trade.

(b) State India's competitive advantages of chemical exports.

8. Write explanatory notes on any two of the following :

(a) Special Economic Zones (SEZ).

(b) Non-border aspects affecting international trade in services.

(c) India's exports of agricultural products.

(d) Balance of Payment Accounting.