Awareness Program on Leveraging Trade Agreements to Boost Engineering Exports


15-March-2019
14:30 - 17:30
Conference Room E, Hall 2 & 3

EEPC India along with the Department of Heavy Industry, Government of India is conducting a study on the impact of trade agreements on export of Indian engineering goods.

The session will aim at

  • Demystifying Trade Agreements for the industry
  • Creation of an interaction mechanism for MSME’s to create awareness and benefits on industry on how effectively trade agreement can be used
  • Platform for Government interaction
  • Platform for Indian Industry to list the challenges faced by them
  • Highlight Best practices in International Trade
PROGRAMME SCHEDULE
1400 hrs Registration
1430 hrs Welcome remarks by EEPC India
1435 hrs Presentation of DHI – EEPC India Study Report on Leveraging Trade Agreements to boost Engineering Exports by Dr. Parthapratim Pal, Professor, IIM Kolkata
1450 hrs Keynote Address and Release of Study Report by Ms. Sukriti Likhi, Joint Secretary, Department of Heavy Industry, Government of India
1510 hrs Presentation by IIFT on Non-tariff barriers, standards and rules of origin impacting India’s export of engineering goods- Prof. Murali Kallummal of the Centre, Professor, Centre for WTO Studies, IIFT
1525 hrs Presentation by Centre for WTO studies on areas like dumping, dispute settlement mechanism, global value chain, litigation, etc.- Prof. Mukesh Bhatnagar, Professor, Centre for WTO Studies, IIFT
1540 hrs Dispute related to International Trade and Litigation – Mr. Biswajit Sarkar, Advocate, IP-Attorneys
Discussions & Q&A
Vote of Thanks by Shri Rohinton R. Engineer, WC Member, EEPC India