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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

India's April trade deficit widens to $13.7 billion

Goods imports last month were $39.6 billion, a gain of 4.6 percent from a year ago, data from the commerce and industry ministry showed.

May 15, 2018, 18:11 PM IST

India's steel import falls 36% to 7.4 million tonnes in 2016-17

India's import of total finished steel fell 36 percent to 7.4 million tonnes (MT) and exports jumped 102 percent to 8.2 MT in 2016-17, according to official data.

Apr 19, 2017, 11:46 AM IST

India to be the world's fastest growing exporter

India is likely to become the world's fastest growing exporter and UAE's top export and import destination by 2030, according to a study.

Sep 17, 2014, 14:52 PM IST

Export growth slows to 7.33% in July; trade deficit 1-year high

Exports in July stood at USD 27.72 billion as compared to USD 25.83 billion in the same month last year.

Aug 14, 2014, 21:41 PM IST

India's exports grow by 7.33% in July

India's exports grew by 7.33 percent to USD 27.72 billion in July, government data showed on Thursday.

Aug 14, 2014, 19:20 PM IST

India, Africa trade to touch $100 bn by 2015

India on Tuesday expressed the hope that its bilateral trade with Africa will reach the targeted level of USD 100 billion by 2015.

Oct 01, 2013, 19:40 PM IST

India's imports from Japan, Malaysia increase

India's imports from Japan, with which it implemented a comprehensive free trade agreement in 2011, increased by over 3 percent to USD 12.5 billion the last fiscal, Parliament was informed Monday.

May 06, 2013, 14:07 PM IST

India's imports will rise faster than exports: HSBC

Even as the country struggles to get the balance of trade into the positive territory, global bank HSBC Monday said the country's imports will rise faster than the exports in the next five years.

Jul 09, 2012, 23:27 PM IST

Sensitive item imports crossed Rs 1 lakh crore in FY12

Import of sensitive items, including fruits, vegetables and edible oils, for the first time has crossed Rs 1 lakh crore during 2011-12, contributing to rising trade deficit.

Jun 20, 2012, 22:31 PM IST

India to take up import restrictions with Argentina: Khullar

India will take up with Argentina the import restrictions imposed by it, as they have implications on the country's shipments to the Latin American nation, a top Commerce Ministry official said.

Mar 09, 2012, 18:55 PM IST

India's trade to sniff at $1 trillion by 2025: HSBC

The country will clock the highest growth in trade and will sniff at USD 1 trillion by 2025, around three times its size today, says a report by the British lender HSBC.

Oct 18, 2011, 00:19 AM IST

Exports rise 44.2% to $24.3 billion in August

India's exports maintained sterling performance in August,growing year-on-year by 44.2 percent to USD 24.3 billion despite problems in major economies of the west.

Sep 09, 2011, 13:42 PM IST

Exports jump 81.7% to $29.3 billion in July

The country's exports surged by 81.79 percent to USD 29.3 billion year-on-year in July despite uncertain economic conditions in the US and Europe.

Sep 01, 2011, 12:30 PM IST