The Indian Institute of Architects (IIA), the national body of architects in the country has urged its members and the entire architectural fraternity & its associates to completely boycott of Chinese goods & services. This action was taken in the wake China’s military aggression along the LAC in Eastern Ladakh.
Recently the Surat chapter of CREDAI urged its members to boycott the use of building materials imported from China (Read about it at surfacesreporter.com). Also CAIT has called for boycott of Chinese goods, listing 450 imported items. At present, India imports about Rs 5.25 lakh crore, ie $ 70 billion, worth of goods annually from China.
A number of industry association are calling for a pragmatic approach and see to it that actions taken hurt China the most. A call for complete boycott of Chinese goods & services is one amongst many.
Detailed news in www.surfacesreporter.com, get to know what Mr Divya Kush, the President of IIA, said to its over 20,000 members