The dynamics of India-Pakistan trade
Informal trade between India and Pakistan is nearly two times the trade through formal channels
Turns out hosting of India-Pakistan cricket matches in either of the two countries is not the only thing that has been sacrificed because of strained relations between the two biggest countries in the Indian sub-continent. Benefit through mutual trade is another such loss. A recent study by Nisha Taneja and Samridhi Bimal at Delhi-based research institute Indian Council for Research on International Economic Relations (ICRIER) shows that informal trade between India and Pakistan is almost twice the value of formal trade between the two countries.
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