India’s Top 10 Exports

India shipped US$261 billion worth of goods around the globe in 2016, up by 47.7% since 2009 when the Great Recession kicked in but down by -1.3% from 2015 to 2016. India’s top 10 exports accounted for 59.4% of the overall value of its global shipments. Based on statistics from the International Monetary Fund’s World […]

India’s Top 10 Imports

India imported US$356.7 billion worth of goods from around the globe in 2016, up by 33.9% since 2009 but down by -8.7% from 2015 to 2016. India’s top 10 imports accounted for almost three-quarters (74.3%) of the overall value of its product purchases from other countries. Indian imports represent 2.2% of total global imports which […]

India’s Top Trading Partners

Officially named the Republic of India, this South Asian nation shares borders with China, Nepal and Bhutan to its north-east, Burma and Bangladesh to its east, and Pakistan to its west. India shipped US$261 billion worth of products around the globe in 2016. That figure represents roughly 1.6% of overall global exports estimated at $16.236 […]

Highest Value Indian Import Products

Fossil fuels including crude oil, coal and petroleum gases were among the 20 highest value Indian import products in 2016. The most valuable Indian imports also include unrefined gold and diamonds. Smartphones and computers are other areas where India continues to show strong demand. The following list shows on which product categories Indian importers spent […]

Highest Value Indian Export Products

Petroleum oils, unmounted diamonds and jewelry top the list of highest value Indian export products. The most valuable Indian exports also include medicines, milled rice, jewelry and frozen beef. Another international trade highlight for 2016 is the strong increase in India’s gold sales. The following list shows which Indian exports pulled in the most money […]

India’s Top 10 Major Export Companies

Four of India’s 10 largest export companies specialize in the petroleum industry. Two huge Indian manufacturers in the automotive industry also rank among the country’s top 10 exporters. To give some contextual perspective on recent company performance, the overall value of Indian exports declined by -12.3% from US$301.5 billion in 2011 to $264.4 billion during […]

India’s Fastest-Growing Import Partners

After analyzing 2014 data for 100 of India’s fastest-growing import partners, we found 13 nations that boosted their imports by at least 200% from 2010 to 2014. Overall, exports originating from India were up 44.4% compared to 2010. India’s Fastest-Growing Import Partners Listed below in descending order below are the fastest-growing import countries for India’s […]

Fastest-Growing Indian Export Products

Five of India’s fastest-growing export product categories posted gains exceeding 500% from 2011 to 2015. The average change for all Indian export products was a -12.3% decline over that 5-year timeframe. Please note that this analysis is at the 2-digit Harmonized Tariff System code level, which is better for looking at trends as opposed to […]