Indian Finance Minister Palaniappan Chidambaram

Indian Finance Minister Palaniappan Chidambaram

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India stands to lose out on flows stemming from the Bank of Japan’s unprecedented stimulus announced this month, even as Finance Minister Palaniappan Chidambaram estimates the nation needs more than $75 billion in the year through March 2014 to bridge the gap in the broadest measure of trade.