New financial year begins with record exports of USD 38.19 billion in April
April exports jump 24.22%, continuing the record-breaking 2021-22 performance, resulting in highest ever exports in April
Non-petroleum exports rise 12.3% in April, non- petroleum imports up only 9.8%
Petroleum products, Electronic goods and chemicals record major increase in exports
INDIA’S MERCHANDISE TRADE: Preliminary
India has achieved monthly value of merchandise export in April 2022 amounting USD 38.19 billion, an increase of 24.22% over USD 30.75 billion in April 2021. Value of non-petroleum exports in April 2022 was 30.46 USD billion, registering a positive growth of 12.32% over non-petroleum exports of USD 27.12 billion in April 2021.
Value of non-petroleum and non-gems and jewellery exports in April 2022 was USD 27.16 billion, registering a positive growth of 14.38% over non-petroleum and non-gems and jewellery exports of USD 23.74 billion in April 2021.
Petroleum products (113.21%), Electronic goods (64.04%) and Chemicals (26.71%) led the way in high increase in exports during April, 2022.
India’s merchandise import in April 2022 was USD 58.26 billion, an increase of 26.55% over USD
46.04 billion in April 2021. Value of non-petroleum imports was USD 38.75 billion in April 2022 with a positive growth of 9.87% over non-petroleum imports of USD 35.27 billion in April 2021.New-financial-year-begins-with-record-exports-of-USD-38.19-billion-in-April