Pre-budget consultation with APT, GRA and MCCI

Dr. Renganaden Padayachy, Minister of Finance, Economic Planning and Development, carried out a pre-budget consultation meeting with the representatives of the Association Professionelle des Transitaires de L’Ile Maurice (APT), the General Retail Association (GRA) and the Mauritius Chamber of Commerce and Industry (MCCI) on Wednesday 18th May 2022.

Trade for the month of February 2022

The monthly trade statistics publication for the month of February 2022 shows that total exports for the month is at Rs. 6,383 million while total imports stand at Rs. 17,263 million. The balance of visible trade shows a deficit of Rs. 10,880 million for the month of February 2022, 13.7% lower compared to the previous month.

National Budget Consultation Meeting 2022/2023

The Minister of Finance, Economic Planning and Development, Dr. Renganaden Padayachy, carried out four budget consultations on Wednesday 07th April 2022. The Minister met with the chairman and vice-chairman of the Building and Civil Engineering Contractors Association (BACECA), representing the construction industry. Pre-budget consultations were also carried out with the representatives from the Freeport Association, Consumer Associations and Dealers in Imported vehicles association. Salient issues affecting each industry were enumerated by the stakeholders, following which different budget proposals were put forward to the Minister.