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Government of India
Ministry of Commerce & Industry
11-November-2013 13:16 IST
India’s Foreign Trade: October, 2013

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EXPORTS (including re-exports)

 

Exports during October, 2013 were valued at US $ 27270.97 million (Rs.168031.71 crore) which was 13.47 per cent higher in Dollar terms (31.86 per cent higher in Rupee terms) than the level of US $ 24032.90 million (Rs. 127431.81 crore) during October, 2012. Cumulative value of exports for the period April-October 2013 -14 was US $ 179376.37  million (Rs 1069226.68 crore) as against US $ 168706.81 million (Rs 918270.21 crore) registering a growth of 6.32 per cent in Dollar terms and growth of 16.44 per cent in Rupee terms over the same period last year.

           

IMPORTS

 

Imports during October, 2013 were valued at US $ 37827.02 million (Rs.233073.43 crore) representing a negative growth of 14.50 per cent in Dollar terms and a negative growth of 0.65 per cent in Rupee terms  over the level of imports valued at US $ 44243.75 million (Rs. 234597.63 crore) in October, 2012. Cumulative value of imports for the period April-October, 2013-14 was US $ 270058.66 million (Rs. 1598772.73 crore) as against US $ 280737.65 million (Rs. 1527088.62 crore) registering a negative growth of 3.80 per cent in Dollar terms and growth of 4.69 per cent in Rupee terms over the same period last year.

 

CRUDE OIL AND NON-OIL IMPORTS:           

           

Oil imports during October, 2013 were valued at US $ 15217.6 million which was 1.7  per cent higher than oil imports valued at US $  14957.7 million in the corresponding period last year. Oil imports during April-October, 2013-14 were valued at US $ 98093.7 million which was 3.3 per cent higher than the oil imports of US $ 94969.2 million in the corresponding period last year.

 

Non-oil imports during October, 2013 were estimated at US $ 22609.4 million which was 22.80 per cent lower than non-oil imports of US $ 29286.1 million in October, 2012. Non-oil imports during April-October, 2013-14 were valued at US $ 171965.0 million which was 7.43 per cent lower than the level of such imports valued at US $ 185768.5 million in April-October, 2012-13.

 

The trade deficit for April-October, 2013-14 was estimated at US $ 90682.29 million which was lower than the deficit of US $ 112030.84 million during April-October, 2012-13. 

 

EXPORTS & IMPORTS  : (US $ Million)

(PROVISIONAL)

 

OCTOBER

APRIL-OCTOBER

EXPORTS(including re-exports)

 

 

2012-13

24032.90

168706.81

2013-14

27270.97

179376.37

%Growth2013-14/ 2012-2013

13.47

6.32

IMPORTS

 

 

2012-13

44243.75

280737.65

2013-14

37827.02

270058.66

%Growth2013-14/ 2012-2013

-14.50

-3.80

TRADE BALANCE

 

 

2012-13

-20210.85

-112030.84

2013-14

-10556.05

-90682.29

 

 

 

EXPORTS & IMPORTS  : (Rs. Crore)

 

 

 

(PROVISIONAL)

OCTOBER

APRIL-OCTOBER

 

 

 

EXPORTS(including re-exports)

 

2012-13

127431.81

918270.21

2013-14

168031.71

1069226.68

%Growth2013-14/ 2012-2013

31.86

16.44

IMPORTS

 

 

2012-13

234597.63

1527088.62

2013-14

233073.43

1598772.73

%Growth2013-14/ 2012-2013

-0.65

4.69

TRADE BALANCE

 

 

2012-13

-107165.82

-608818.41

2013-14

-65041.72

-529546.05

 

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