Sunday, October 18, 2020

IBO 03 INDIA'S FOREIGN TRADE June 2019 Question Paper



June 2019 Question Paper

Time : 3 hours

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

1. Outline the changing pattern of India's foreign trade with reference to its composition and direction.

2. Explain the major provisions of India's import policy and Duty Exemption/Remission Scheme.

(a) What are the eligibility criteria for various categories of export houses ? Clarify.

(b) The new agreement on textile and clothing is considered beneficial to Indian exporters. Discuss.

4. Analyse the export trend and market potential of any two major services in each of the conventional and non-conventional services sectors.

5. (a) Describe the trade prospects between India and West Asia.

(b) Explain India's competitive advantages and weaknesses of chemical exports sector.

6. (a) Outline the recent policy measures adopted for improving balance of payments situation in India.

(b) What are the major constraints in Indo-Japanese trade and how can they be overcome ?

7. What are the export prospects of handicrafts and gems and jewellery ? Explain the measures for development of exports thereof.

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

(a) New Industrial Policy

(b) Causes of Adverse Balance of Payments

(c) South Asian Association of Regional Co-operation (SAARC)

(d) Government's measures to enhance agricultural exports