Jun 02, 2021 02:23 PM IST
Merchandise exports rose to $32.21 billion for the month from $19.24 billion a year earlier, while imports rose to $38.53 billion from $22.86 billion, the data showed.
- May 14, 2021 06:20 PM IST
The large rise is due to the extremely low volume of trade beginning in March, 2020 when the nationwide lockdown had been first instituted.
- May 02, 2021 09:45 AM IST
Imports too rose to USD 45.45 billion last month as against USD 17.09 billion in April 2020.
- Apr 19, 2021 08:28 AM IST
An advantage on bilateral trade turf will only make sense if New Delhi manages to match Beijing’s economic recovery pace
- Apr 15, 2021 07:15 PM IST
Taking into account March figures, India's cumulative exports in 2020-21 are now expected to be $290.63 billion, down from $314 billion in the previous financial year.
- Mar 15, 2021 06:20 PM IST
Imports continued to rise at a faster pace in February. As a result, the trade deficit also spiked by 24 percent to $12.6 billion.
- Mar 03, 2021 02:55 PM IST
Back in January, 2020, an interministerial committee had decided to bring in comprehensive product standards to disincentivise the import of a large category of goods. But the Bureau of Indian Standards has struggled to establish norms for the same.
- Mar 02, 2021 03:41 PM IST
However, inbound trade has continued to rise, pushed up by a surge in gold imports. As a result, the trade deficit also climbed up by more than 25 percent to $12.8 billion in February.
- Mar 02, 2021 03:09 PM IST
The trade deficit widened to $12.88 billion in February as compared to $10.16 billion in the year-ago period, the commerce ministry said in a statement.
- Feb 15, 2021 06:46 PM IST
Exports during April-January this fiscal dipped by 13.58 percent to $228.25 billion, while imports declined by 25.92 percent to $300.26 billion.
- Dec 17, 2020 10:50 AM IST
Non-oil, non-gold imports in November 2020 also far lower than three years ago
- Nov 03, 2020 06:20 PM IST
During April-October 2020, exports declined 19.05 percent to $150.07 billion, while imports fell 36.28 percent over the same period last year to $182.29 billion.
- Oct 16, 2020 01:13 PM IST
The trade deficit has also gone down from $11.67 billion in September 2019 and $6.77 billion in August 2020.
- Oct 15, 2020 07:19 PM IST
The country's imports declined 19.6 percent to $30.31 billion in September.
- Sep 15, 2020 06:50 PM IST
The country's imports too declined 26 percent to $29.47 billion in August, leaving a trade deficit of $6.77 billion, compared to a shortfall of $13.86 billion in the same month last year, as per the data.
- Aug 14, 2020 06:20 PM IST
Merchandise imports contracted 28.40 percent in July to $28.47 billion from a year ago while exports fell 10.21 percent to $23.64 billion.
- Jun 15, 2020 07:10 PM IST
Trade deficit stood at $9.91 billion during the two months of the current fiscal.
- Jun 09, 2020 09:55 AM IST
China’s aggression in 1962, leading to war, is only notionally over; it continues by other means, most notably repeated incursions across the Line of Actual Control
- May 15, 2020 07:22 PM IST
The trade deficit narrowed to $6.76 billion. Trade deficit in April 2019 stood at $15.33 billion.
- Apr 15, 2020 06:26 PM IST
Imports in March dipped by 28.72 percent to $31.16 billion. It contracted by 9.12 percent to $467.19 billion in 2019-20.
- Jan 15, 2020 07:15 PM IST
Imports too declined by 8.83 per cent $38.61 billion, bringing down the trade deficit to $11.25 billion during the month under review.
- Jan 09, 2020 12:57 PM IST
It is a time India came out with new and re-designed schemes which not only protect domestic industries but also cannot be legally challenged under the SCM Agreement.
- Nov 15, 2019 06:43 PM IST
Oil imports fell 31.74% to $9.63 billion in October from $14.11 billion in the year-ago period.
- Oct 29, 2019 06:02 PM IST
The government is considering simplification of export incentive schemes like Advance Authorisation Scheme. This scheme allows duty free import of inputs for export products
- Oct 25, 2019 03:32 PM IST
Why would anyone want to manufacture in India when the same can be imported for reduced or zero duties?