India’s Top 10 Imports

India imported US$444.1 billion worth of goods from around the globe in 2017, down by -4.7% since 2013 but up by 24.5% from 2016 to 2017. Indian imports represent 2.8% of total global imports which totaled $16.054 trillion one year earlier in 2016. From a continental perspective, 57.5% of India’s total imports by value in […]

India’s Top 10 Exports

Strategically located near highly populated trading partners including China, Pakistan and Bangladesh, the Republic of India shipped US$295.8 billion worth of goods around the globe in 2017. That dollar amount represents a -12.1% drop since 2013 but a 13.6% increase from 2016 to 2017. Based on estimates from the Central Intelligence Agency’s World Factbook, India’s […]

India’s Top Trading Partners

Officially named the Republic of India, India is a South Asian nation that shares land borders with China, Nepal and Bhutan to its north-east, Burma and Bangladesh to its east, and Pakistan to its west. India shipped US$295.8 billion worth of products around the globe in 2017. That figure represents roughly 1.9% of overall global […]

Highest Value Indian Import Products

Fossil fuels including crude oil, coal and petroleum gases were among the 20 highest value Indian import products in 2017. The most valuable Indian imports also include unrefined gold and diamonds. Mobile phones and computers are other products for which India continues to show strong demand. The following list shows on which product categories Indian […]

Highest Value Indian Export Products

Petroleum oils, diamonds and jewelry top the list of highest value Indian export products. The most valuable Indian exports also include medicines, milled rice, cars, lobster, auto parts or accessories and frozen beef. The following list shows which Indian exports pulled in the most money during 2017. Unlike most information currently available on the web, […]

India’s Top 10 Major Export Companies

Four of India’s 10 largest export companies specialize in petroleum-related sectors. Two huge Indian automobile manufacturers also rank among the country’s top 10 product exporters. To give some contextual perspective on large company performance, the overall value of India’s exports declined by -10.1% from US$289.6 billion in 2012 to $260.3 billion during 2016. In the […]

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 […]