On US protectionism
"If we get into protectionism, then the West is going to get a wave of protectionism in response, and that is going to turn back the clock 20 years,"
"And it will be America and Europe that suffer," he said because they will be excluded from the only growth markets left, in Asia, Africa and China.
"We will grow this year, though it won't be at the 16 per cent rate of last year. There is significant slowdown taking place, there are budget cuts, deferment of decisions..."
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Text compiled by V.R. Vinod Kumar