India exports

India's overall exports show 1.51% growth during April-October of FY20

India`s overall exports -- merchandise and services combined -- in April-October of 2019-20 financial year are estimated to be USD 310.23 billion, exhibiting a positive growth of 1.51 per cent over the last corresponding period, said the Ministry of Commerce and Industry in a statement on Friday. 

Nov 15, 2019, 23:21 PM IST

Exports grow marginally, imports up 4.5% in April

Trade deficit, the difference between exports and imports, widened to USD 15.33 billion in April 2019 from USD 13.72 billion in April 2018.

May 15, 2019, 18:49 PM IST

Exports grow 11% in March, 9% in FY19

Merchandise exports in March stood at USD 32.55 billion as against USD 29.32 billion in the same month last year.

Apr 16, 2019, 09:19 AM IST

Exports up 0.34% in Dec 2018; trade deficit narrows

The trade deficit stood at USD 14.2 billion in December 2017.

Jan 15, 2019, 18:26 PM IST

National electronics policy to be finalised in second half of FY19: Sources

The IT Ministry official said that the country will now be moving towards incentivising the export of electronics products manufactured in India, too.

May 02, 2018, 17:48 PM IST

Top 5 states make 70 percent of India's total exports; coastal states rule the list: Economic Survey 2018

Coastal states are responsible for 74.3 percent of India's total exports, the Economic Survey has revealed.

Jan 29, 2018, 16:16 PM IST

Indian exports to China up by 40.69% in Jan-Aug period

India's exports to China increased by 40.69 percent year-on-year to reach USD 10.60 billion during the seven months.

Oct 06, 2017, 17:29 PM IST

GST to help improve India's exports: Sitharaman

Commerce Minister Nirmala Sitharaman on Saturday said the Goods and Services Tax (GST) will help improve India`s export growth.

May 20, 2017, 18:21 PM IST

Exports rising despite global headwinds: Nirmala Sitharaman

The minister said even in this type of environment, domestic exporters are doing good.

May 17, 2017, 15:47 PM IST

Exports jumps 27.6% in March; trade deficit swells to $10.4 billion

India's exports grew by 27.6 per cent to USD 29.23 billion in March on account of robust performance by sectors like petroleum, textiles, engineering goods and gems and jewellery.


Apr 13, 2017, 19:20 PM IST

Gems, jewellery exports likely to rise 10% in FY17: GJEPC

Gems and jewellery exports are likely to witness a growth of about 10 per cent this fiscal due to increasing demand in the US and Europe, according to the industry's apex trade promotion body.

Jan 29, 2017, 13:39 PM IST

India's forex reserves rise marginally

India`s foreign exchange reserves went up marginally to $360.29 billion as on Dec 30, 2016, the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) said.

Jan 07, 2017, 15:11 PM IST

India's GDP growth to remain strong at 7.6% in 2016: World Bank

India's GDP growth will remain strong at 7.6 percent in 2016 and 7.7 percent in 2017, the World Bank has said, attributing it to increasingly positive contributions from exports and a recovery of private investment in the medium term.

Oct 04, 2016, 12:21 PM IST

Nirmala announces incentives for marine sector under MEIS

Commerce Minister Nirmala Sitharaman on Friday announced a raft of measures, including setting up of agencies for aquaculture and fisheries in all coastal states and export incentives for marine products, under the Merchandise Exports from India Scheme (MEIS).

Sep 23, 2016, 21:53 PM IST

Exports slip 6.8% in July; gold imports more than halve

After rising for the first time in 18 months in June, exports shrank again in July, contracting 6.84 percent due to decline in shipments of engineering goods and petroleum products.

Aug 12, 2016, 20:56 PM IST

Good news for exporters! Government eases norm for availing export benefits

In a move towards easing of doing business in the country, the government has done away with the norm that mandates exporters to submitting the landing certificate of goods to avail benefits under Merchandise Exports India Scheme (MEIS). 

May 06, 2016, 14:12 PM IST

India's export to stay weak in FY17: Ind-Ra

Country's export is likely to stay weak this fiscal as global economies struggle to stabilise, India Ratings and Research said on Tuesday.

Apr 12, 2016, 17:28 PM IST

Govt widens export funding to Iran to Rs 3,000 crore

The Cabinet on Wednesday more than tripled the funding for exports to Iran to Rs 3,000 crore through the Export Development Fund (EDF) of the Exim Bank with a view to improving bilateral trade and strategic ties.

Apr 06, 2016, 17:23 PM IST

US to 'look at' export controls to help Indian firms: Barack Obama

President Barack Obama Sunday promised to "look at" export controls to make sure Indian firms have the same access to American technologies as "closest allies" and expressed the hope that the new year will see deals for the US companies to build new reactors in India.

Jan 24, 2016, 18:56 PM IST

Exports contract for 13th month in a row in Dec '15; gold imports rise to $3.8 bn

Imports too plunged 3.88 percent to USD 33.9 billion in December.

Jan 18, 2016, 12:44 PM IST