Multinational Corporation

Multinational Corporations (MNC) – MNC`s are huge business organizations which extend their business operations beyond the country of its origin. They are multi-product and multi-process enterprises who extend their business activities in various countries through a large network of industries and marketing operations. A MNC can be simply defined asRead More →

International Market Intermediaries

International Market Intermediaries are middleman or intermediaries who act as channel members in the product distribution channel. They facilitate the sales process buy linking buyers with sellers. International Market Intermediaries are responsible for seeking potential buyers/sellers , negotiating terms of trade and importing/exporting the products to the end user.   Read More →

Introduction to International Business

International Business International Business refers to the global business where goods and services are exchanged between countries. It involves transfer of goods, services, information, resources, capital etc. International business comprises of all commercial transactions that take place between two or more countries beyond their political boundaries. These transactions may takeRead More →

BCG Matrix

BCG Matrix Boston consultancy group growth share Matrix commonly known as BCG Matrix is a famous portfolio analysis technique developed by Boston consultancy group in the 1970`s. It was developed for managing portfolio of different business units. The BCG Matrix  shows a relationship between products that are generating cash andRead More →

Role and Importance of Non Banking Financial Company (NBFC) in India

Non Banking Financial Company (NBFC) A Non Banking Financial Company is a financial institution that does not have a full banking license and facilitates bank related financial services.  It means – (a) A financial institution that is a company (b) A Non-banking institution that is a company whose principal businessRead More →

International Monetary Fund (IMF)

International Monetary Fund (IMF)   The International Monetary Fund (IMF), is an international monetary institution established by 44 nations under the Bretton Woods Agreement of July 1944.  It was established to – (a) promote economic and financial cooperation among its members (b) to facilitate the expansion and balanced growth ofRead More →

World Trade Organization

World Trade Organization  The Uruguay round of General Agreements on Tariffs and Trade (GATT) (1968-93) gave birth to World Trade Organization (WTO).  World Trade Organization was formed as a replacement for General Agreements on Tariffs and Trade in 1995 with the purpose of supervising and liberalizing international trade.  Unlike GATT,Read More →

Export Promotion measures in India - EPZ, FTZ, SEZ,

Export promotion measures are public policy measures taken by the government of a country to potentially enhance the exporting activities and employment of that country. In India, a number of export promotion schemes have been in existence for some time which promote the industries that have a potential for developing andRead More →