Early Times Report
SRINAGAR, Sept 12: The Governor's Administration today accorded sanction to the constitution of a State level Committee for Export Promotion.
According to the order issued by GAD, the Committee will facilitate policy and strategy planning for filling up of infrastructure and logistics gap in the State to promote trade and commerce in general and State exports in particular.
The Committee will be headed by Administrative Secretary, Industries and Commerce Department. The members of the Committee areAdministrative Secretary, Transport Department, Administrative Secretary, Finance Department, Administrative Secretary, Public Works (R&B) Department. Administrative Secretary, Horticulture Department, and Administrative Secretary, Agriculture Production Department.
Whereas, Head of the Regional Authority of Directorate General of Foreign Trade, North Zone has been nominated as co-convenor, and Committee's special invitee shall be any other officer(s) of the Central/State Government to be co-opted by the Chairman, Convenor or co-Convenor.
The State level Committee shall ensure effective implementation of Trade Infrastructure for Export Scheme (TIES) in the State of J&K. Take necessary decisions on export promotion issues.
The committee shall be serviced by the Industries & Commerce Department, the GAD order said.