There was an increase of 197 percent in exports during the Kovid period, 120.34 percent increase in trade deficit

कोविड काल में एक्सपोर्ट में देखने को मिला 197 फीसदी का इजाफा, व्यापार घाटे में 120.34 फीसदी की वृद्घि

In April 2021, non-petroleum exports were valued at 26.85 billion, registering a positive growth of 200.62 per cent over 8.93 billion in April 2020 and 19.44 per cent over 22.48 billion in April 2019.

New Delhi. In April 2021, India’s merchandise exports have seen an increase of 197 percent from their one-year low. According to the data released by the government, the export figure in India stood at $ 30.21 billion, compared to $10.17 billion in April 2020. Last month’s exports registered a growth of 16.03 per cent over 26.04 billion in April 2019, the official statement said.

increase in trade deficit
India’s merchandise imports stood at $45.45 billion in April 2021, an increase of 165.99 per cent over 17.99 billion in April 2020 and 7.22 per cent over 7.2.3 billion in April 2019. The trade deficit stood at 15.24 billion in April 2021, which grew by 120.34 per cent over the trade deficit of $6.92 billion in April 2020.

Non-petroleum export figures
In April 2021, non-petroleum exports were valued at 26.85 billion, registering a positive growth of 200.62 per cent over 8.93 billion in April 2020 and 19.44 per cent over 22.48 billion in April 2019. Non-petroleum and non-jewellery and jewelery exports were valued at 23.51 billion in April 2021, registering a growth of 164.28 per cent over 8.90 billion in April 2020.

Data on non-petroleum imports
Oil imports stood at 10.8 billion in April, an increase of 132.26 percent as compared to 4.65 billion in April 2020. Non-oil imports were estimated at 34.65 billion in April, an increase of 178.6 percent as compared to 12.44 billion in April 2020 and a growth of 12.42 percent as compared to 30.82 billion in April 2019. The major commodity groups of exports showing an increase in April 2021 over April 2019 were iron ore, other cereals, oil meal, rice, cereal preparations, electronic goods, drugs and pharmaceuticals.







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