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Digital session on ‘Doing business between India and Mauritius’

Digital session on ‘Doing business between India and Mauritius’

Trade 01 Jun 2021

The Confederation of Indian Industry (CII) in collaboration with Mauritius High Commission, New Delhi is organizing a Digital Session on "Doing Business between India and Mauritius" on Monday, 7 June 2021 from 1500 – 1700 hrs (IST).

India is Mauritius’ largest trading partner and has been the largest exporter of goods and services to Mauritius since 2007. Mauritius was the second top source of foreign direct investment (FDI) into India in 2018-19.

The bilateral trade between the two countries dipped to USD 690 million in 2019-20 from USD 1.2 billion in 2018-19. While India's exports in 2019-20 aggregated to USD 662 million, the imports stood at USD 27.89 million.

The Comprehensive Economic Cooperation and Partnership Agreement (CECPA), signed on 22 February 2021 and which came into force since 1 April 2021 provides for an institutional mechanism to encourage and improve trade between the two countries. For more information on CECPA, please click here.

The event will be attended by Hon Alan Ganoo, Minister of Land Transport and Light Rail, Minister of Foreign Affairs, Regional Integration and International Trade, HE Mrs. K. Nandini Singla, High Commissioner of India to Mauritius and HE Mrs Maya Hanoomanjee, High Commissioner of Mauritius to India

For registration, please click here.

Deadline for registration: 5 June 2021