BORDER TRADE WITH CHINA THROUGH NATHULA
Date : 26 Jul 2006
Location : New Delhi
Border trade is overland trade and exchange of commodities by the residents along the border. As per the agreed list of commodities for border trade between India and China, 29 items can be exported from India to China and 15 items can be imported into India from China. M/s. RITES Ltd., has been commissioned to do a study on long-term infrastructure development of the border trade mart at Sherathang. The report of the study is likely to be submitted by end August 2006. This was stated by Shri Jairam Ramesh, Minister of State for Commerce, in a written reply in the Rajya Sabha today.