India's trade statistics and growth in Exports and Imports
Sept 16, 2019
Exports: Exports in August 2019 were USD 26 billion, as compared to USD 28 billion in August 2018, exhibiting a negative growth of 6 per cent. In Rupee terms, exports were Rs. 1,85,881 crore in August 2019, as compared to Rs. 1,93,397 crore in August 2018, registering a negative growth of 4 per cent.
Imports: Imports in August 2019 were USD 39 billion (Rs. 2,81,606 crore), which was 13 per cent lower in Dollar terms and 11 per cent lower in Rupee terms over imports of USD 46 billion (Rs.3,18,044 crore) in August 2018.