India in air-cargo pledge

PUBLISHED : Wednesday, 13 August, 1997, 12:00am
UPDATED : Wednesday, 13 August, 1997, 12:00am

The Indian Government's Export Promotion Board has pledged to speed up customs procedures to enable export air cargo to be cleared within 12 hours and import cargo within 24 hours. Board members also agreed that 'systematic changes' were needed to accelerate the country's export growth.