Girish Lalwani, Choice Sales, Rajasthan
The trade war will affect India in terms of export orders as the US will turn to India because it cannot turn to a country with which it has bad relations like China. In terms of sourcing it will also grow as the US has started looking for newer options other than China. The apparel export industry will grow by around 30-40% in the FY 2018-19.
After implementation of GST, most of the people have still not got revenues back. The new product categories that I think is gaining good demand in India are soft toys, which were earlier imported from China. We are into garment manufacturing and fancy dresses for stage shows and conceptualised theatres in U.A.E.