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Make Indian manufacturing competitive to curb Chinese imports: R C Bhargava

He also called for a comprehensive understanding of the circumstances and taking informed decisions on the pros and cons of importing from China before being swayed by sentiments

R C Bhargava
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Maruti Suzuki Chairman also underlined the need to understand whether stopping import will hurt or benefit India.

Press Trust of India New Delhi
The answer to calls for boycotting Chinese imports lies in making Indian manufacturing much more competitive, deeper and widespread, but people should remember that shunning products from the neighbouring country may lead to them paying more for goods, Maruti Suzuki Chairman R C Bhargava said.
While stating that importing continuously for long period "is not really in anybody's commercial interest", Bhargava also asserted that certain products continue to be imported as there is "little choice in the matter" due to their non-availability in India, or because of quality and pricing issues.
"Everybody knows that importing products over time actually becomes more and

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First Published: Jun 28 2020 | 12:00 PM IST

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