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The Economic Advisory Council to the Prime Minister (EAC-PM) has constituted a Logistics Development Committee under the Chairmanship of EAC-PM Chairman Dr. Bibek Debroy, to assess key challenges and set reforms in logistics development and associated commerce.
The Logistics Development Committee was mandated to assess key challenges in logistics development and associated commerce and suggest policy reforms for ease of doing trade in India.
The Logistics Development Committee will have secretaries and heads of the concerned departments and ministries such as Revenue, Commerce, Logistics, DIPP, Civil Aviation, Shipping, Road Transport & Highways, Railways, Central Board of Indirect Taxes and Customs (CBIC).
It also included Dr. Jayanta Roy, a well-known trade policy expert specializing in trade and logistics facilitation.
With this initiative, it is believed that the implementation of the proposed agenda will push India’s share in global trade and make India one of the simplest places for doing business in the near term.
Union Minister of Commerce & Industry and Civil Aviation...