Commerce and Industry Minister Piyush Goyal today reaffirmed the desire of both India and USA to continue to work towards strengthening economic relations and strategic partnership. He was addressing an event hosted by US-India Strategic Partnership Forum in Los Angeles.
Touching upon the growth story that is unfolding in India, Mr. Goyal mentioned that two Free Trade Agreements, and FTAs have already been finalised this year and hoped for the conclusion of at least two more FTAs by the end of this year.
Reiterating that India is expanding its international engagements with countries across the globe, the Minister noted that having lived, worked, and benefited from countries like the US, the Indian diaspora understands the importance of international engagements.
Mr. Goyal emphasised that working with 30 million Indian diaspora all over the world and working with friendly countries like the US and Europe can significantly change the course of history. Further reiterating that India is on course to becoming a 30 trillion economy in next 25 to 30 years, he asked the Indian diaspora to grab the opportunity that the growth story of India offers.