ISSN (Print) - 0012-9976 | ISSN (Online) - 2349-8846

A+| A| A-

Macroeconomic Indicators (19 March 2011)

The foreign trade data for the current fiscal year from April 2010 to January 2011 show faster growth rates in both exports and imports compared with sharp declines during the corresponding period in the previous fiscal year. In dollar terms, exports increased by 29.3% against a decline of 11.0%, and imports increased by 17.6% against a decline of 14.5%. The trade deficit narrowed to $88.97 billion from $89.84 billion and in rupee terms, from Rs 4.27 lakh crore to Rs 4.06 lakh crore during the same period.

To read the full text Login

Get instant access

New 3 Month Subscription
to Digital Archives at

₹826for India

$50for overseas users


(-) Hide

EPW looks forward to your comments. Please note that comments are moderated as per our comments policy. They may take some time to appear. A comment, if suitable, may be selected for publication in the Letters pages of EPW.

Back to Top