Trade Deficit

  • Exports up 3.98 per cent to $312.35 billion in 2013-14 11-04-2014 03:25 PM

    New Delhi: India's exports grew by 3.98 per cent to $312.35 billion in FY 2013-14 while imports dipped by 8.11 per cent during the period. Imports declined to $450.94 billion, narrowing the trade deficit to $138.59 billion in the last fiscal. In FY 2012-13, trade deficit stood at $190.33 billion....
  • Trade deficit narrows on 77 per cent drop in gold imports 11-02-2014 03:58 PM

    India's trade deficit narrowed in January, helped by a 77 per cent drop in imports of gold and silver while exports ticked up, improving the outlook for the country's fragile current account balance. The trade ministry said it had recommended easing curbs on gold imports, prompted by the brighter trade...
  • December trade deficit narrows to 10.14 billion dollar 10-01-2014 12:08 PM

    Mumbai: The December 2013 trade deficit for India came in at 10.14 billion dollar versus 17.19 billion dollar in December in 2013. The reduction was driven by a 15.25 per cent fall in imports, which came in at 36.49 dollar per cent while exports grew at 3.5 per cent to...
  • Sensex closes at 20,272.91, up 23.65 points 10-10-2013 09:40 AM

    Mumbai: The BSE Sensex rose on Thursday to its highest close in nearly three weeks, as Tata Motors surged to a record high on unit Jaguar Land Rover's sales while Infosys also edged up ahead of its July-September results on Friday. Tata Motors Ltd provisionally rose 5.6 per cent after...
  • Drop in Trade deficit: Much ado about something? 10-10-2013 09:30 AM

    The recent persistent drop in India's trade deficit has given us a reason to rejoice. Perhaps, it's a Diwali gift from goddess Lakshmi. But, what real implications if any does it have for the Indian economy and what to expect in the near future? The trade deficit has fallen as...
  • Trade deficit dips to $6.76 bn in September 2013 09-10-2013 12:30 PM

    New Delhi: India's exports grew 11.15 per cent in September 2013 and imports declined 18.1 per cent amid a sharp fall in inward shipments of gold and silver, taking the trade deficit to the lowest level in 30 months. Exports last month climbed to $27.68 billion, while imports stood at...
  • India's trade deficit narrows to $10.9 billion 10-09-2013 05:23 PM

    New Delhi:India's trade deficit narrowed to $10.9 billion in August from $12.27 billion in the previous month on the back of higher exports and lower imports, government data showed on Tuesday. Exports jumped by 12.97 percent to $26.13 billion in August. This is the second straight month of a healthy...
  • Exports dip 4.17 per cent in November 11-12-2012 02:33 PM

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