india trade deficit]
By Asit Ranjan Mishra, Livemint, New Delhi
PUBLISHED ON MAR 16, 2021 05:23 AM IST
- Between April last year and February 2021, merchandise exports have contracted 12.23%, while merchandise imports fell 23.1%.
PUBLISHED ON FEB 15, 2021 06:33 PM IST
The merchandise trade deficit was $15.3 billion in January 2020.
Livemint | By HT Correspondent, New Delhi
UPDATED ON JAN 16, 2021 04:33 AM IST
India’s merchandise trade had been weakening even before the pandemic hit the economy and external demand. Since March 2020, both exports and imports started declining in high double digits, even temporarily leading to a trade surplus in June for the first time in 18 years.
New Delhi | By Press Trust of India
UPDATED ON JUL 13, 2018 11:50 PM IST
The trade deficit in June 2018 is the highest since November 2014 when the gap was $16.86 billion.