Gangtok (Sikkim):The border trade this year through Nathu La .along Sino-Indian border in Sikkim , ended with businessman and traders of both sides clocking a turnover of Rs. 3.54 crores.
The Indian traders exported ghee, blankets , copper items, rice , textiles and processed goods to Tibet Autonomus Region (TAR) amounting to Rs.2, 83,91,230 while the import of mostly of blankets and jackets amounted to Rs. 70,96, 750.
The bi lateral trade at Nathu La was stopped for sometime in July during the stand off between the two countries over Doklam issue , but again after two weeks the business resumed around two weeks ago.
The trading between the two neighbours will resume in May next year.