Tag: GDP growth

Jun 1

Growth Outlook: A shallow recovery

By Indranil Sen Gupta The recovery can be expected to remain shallow with the CLSA Activity Index still weak. After all, it is constrained by weak demand and a slowing US economy thanks to Fed tightening to reduce inflation. The only support for growth comes from soft real lending rates. Despite rising growth risks, the […]
May 30

Govt may aim to slash logistics costs to 8% of GDP

The government may set a more ambitious target to reduce the country’s elevated logistics costs, long blamed for eroding its export competitiveness, as it inches closer to finalising a national logistics policy. It will likely set a target to reduce logistics costs by as much as five percentage points over the next four-five years to […]