India major gainer of China+1, exports to soar to $835 billion by 2030: Nomura

India major gainer of China+1, exports to soar to 5 billion by 2030: Nomura

New Delhi: India and Vietnam are gaining the most from the China plus one strategy, which is also expected to unlock new growth opportunities for Asian economies, according to Nomura. India’s exports will likely surge to $835 billion by 2030 from $431 billion in 2023 with its large domestic market helping attract firms looking for … Read more

Industry should take up issues on e-logs platform: DPIIT

Industry should take up issues on e-logs platform: DPIIT

Industry associations should participate on the e-logs platform and deliberate their issues to help service investment group (SIG) address them on a fast-track mode, an official statement said on Thursday. This was suggested to the industry during a meeting of SIG on June 28. It was chaired by Sumita Dawra, the special secretary in the … Read more

AI and DNA are unlocking the mysteries of global supply chains – ET HealthWorld

AI and DNA are unlocking the mysteries of global supply chains – ET HealthWorld

New Delhi: At a cotton gin in the San Joaquin Valley, in California, a boxy machine helps to spray a fine mist containing billions of molecules of DNA onto freshly cleaned Pima cotton. That DNA will act as a kind of minuscule bar code, nestling amid the puffy fibers as they are shuttled to factories … Read more

Lenders betting big on supply chain finance

Lenders betting big on supply chain finance

Mumbai: Indian lenders are betting big on supply chain finance as companies raise their capacities and are building in bigger buffer stocks than before post the disturbances caused by two black swan events – the Covid-19 pandemic and the Russia-Ukraine war. While ICICI Bank has said it will focus on supply chain finance for future … Read more

Healthtech start-ups are using digital touchpoints to enhance customer experience, complete continuum of care – ET HealthWorld

Healthtech start-ups are using digital touchpoints to enhance customer experience, complete continuum of care – ET HealthWorld

Mumbai: Dr Pankaj Jethwani, Executive Vice President, W Health Ventures spoke to ETHealthworld’s Prabhat Prakash on the budding ecosystem of health Indian start-ups in comparison to the US market and why established healthcare stakeholders are investing in these upstart ventures. How can start-ups disrupt healthcare with established players and how does it benefit both? Pre-COVID, … Read more

Hero Moto a buy for BofA on strong rebound prospects

Hero Moto a buy for BofA on strong rebound prospects

Mumbai: Bank of America Securities has upgraded to ‘buy’ from ‘neutral’ and raised the target price to ₹3,000 from ₹2,700 on expectations of a strong rebound in volumes in the ongoing financial year. Shares of Hero MotoCorp ended up 6% at ₹2,674.10 on Thursday. The financial services firm has based its estimate on improving two-wheeler … Read more

How AI is helping the supply chains in the healthcare sector – ET HealthWorld

How AI is helping the supply chains in the healthcare sector – ET HealthWorld

by Ashok Yadav With 4.5 trillion doses of medicines consumed each year worldwide, out of which over 50% of the population takes more than just one daily dose of medications, healthcare supply chain management clearly plays a central role in our daily lives. AI can analyze large amounts of data in order to identify patterns … Read more

How the world ran out of everything

How the world ran out of everything

In the story of how the modern world was constructed, Toyota stands out as the mastermind of a monumental advance in industrial efficiency. The Japanese automaker pioneered so-called Just In Time manufacturing, in which parts are delivered to factories right as they are required, minimizing the need to stockpile them. Over the past half-century, this … Read more