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Kolkata recently hosted a meeting on Tuesday to discuss measures that needs to be taken to increase cross border trade with Bangladesh.
Amit Kumar Roy, Commissioner of Customs said that expectations were high as India considered Bangladesh a friendly and compliant neighbour.
"Compared to other countries, compared to Pakistan etc, Bangladesh is very friendly and very compliant. They are very good to us. So, the expectation is very high," said Roy.
Given the geographical proximity, warm and friendly ties, availability of workforce and investment-supportive atmosphere, the quantum of Indian investment and trade with Bangladesh is further expected to improve for mutual benefit.
The meeting was organized by the Bengal Chamber of Commerce and Industry in Kolkata city.
Recently, there was significant a improvement in the trade relations between the two countries. In 2010-11, two-way trade crossed the 5 billion mark as a result of a significant increase in Bangladesh's exports to India (68 percent over the previous year) and India's exports to Bangladesh (43 percent over the previous year).
Currently Bangladesh imports over $4.0 billion worth of products from India while India import less than USD1. ...
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