Participated in the meeting held today with PM Narendra Modi, Heads of Indian Missions & stakeholders of trade & commerce sector : Piyush Goyal

PM gave a clarion call of ‘LocalGoesGlobal – Make in India for the World’, which will help realise the untapped potential in merchandise exports.

In a first of its kind initiative, the Prime Minister Narendra Modi interacted with Heads of Indian Missions abroad and stakeholders of the trade & commerce sector via video conference. He added that today the world is shrinking every day due to physical, technological and financial connectivity. In such an environment, new possibilities are being created around the world for the expansion of our exports.

The Prime Minister urged the stakeholders to put all their efforts to take advantage of the new opportunities created by the changes in the Global Supply Chain in the Post Covid Global World. Considering the size of our economy and potential, our manufacturing and service industry base, there is tremendous potential for export growth. He added that when the country is moving towards the mission of Atmanirbhar Bharat, one of its goals is to increase India’s share in exports manifold.