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Export order books improving, but labour shortage still an issue: Exporters


Exporters associations say orders are coming but there is a problem in boosting production as workers stay away in coronavirus pandemic

Sharing similar views, Apparel Export Promotion Council (AEPC) Chairman A Sakthivel said there is a positive sentiment for Indian goods and this is helping in pushing the outbound shipments.

The country's merchandise exports will further revive in the coming months as order books are showing signs of improvement, even as the industry is still facing labour shortage, according to exporters.

Ajay Sahai, director general of Federation of Indian Export Organisations (FIEO), said there is no problem of orders ...


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