June Exports rise 10.22% to $26.4 bn

The gold imports surged 65.13 percent to USD 3.12 billion in June.

Updated: Jul 16, 2014, 12:01 PM IST

Zee Media Bureau

New Delhi: The country's exports grew 10.22 percent in June to USD 26.4 billion, the government data showed on Wedenesday.

Trade deficit rose marginally to USD 11.76 billion in June as against USD 11.28 billion in the same month last year.

Exports in May rose by 12.4 percent to USD 28 billion over the same month a year ago, while imports fell by 11.4 percent to USD 39.23 billion. In the April-June period, exports grew by 9.31 percent to USD 80.11 billion.

The gold imports surged 65.13 percent to USD 3.12 billion in June.