India will drive global trade post Covid, writes DP World chief

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India is poised to take advantage of the supply chain shifts triggered by Covid, and knows it.Its recent trilateral Supply Chain Resilience initiative along with Australia and Japan is a potentially game-changing opportunity to solidify its strategic position in the Indo-Pacific region. And the country is displaying remarkable strength across its 17 so-called 'Champion Sectors' - such as textiles and biotechnology - as it continues to move up the value chain with first-world markets.I have been impressed and motivated by India as it continues to fuel its vision of a more competitive future in the global trade economy.In March, Prime Minister Narendra Modi's government announced incentives for 'niche' firms such as electronic manufacturers that have already attracted $1.5 billion of investments from more than twenty companies, including the likes of more...