India - Balance of Goods





India: Balance of Goods

Mnemonic TRBG.IIND
Unit Millions of US Dollars, NSA
Adjustments Not Seasonally Adjusted
Monthly 40.77 %
Data Apr 2019 -15,330
Mar 2019 -10,890

Series Information

Source Reserve Bank of India
Release Foreign Trade
Frequency Monthly
Start Date 4/30/1990
End Date 4/30/2019

India: Trade

Reference Last Previous Units Frequency
Balance of Goods Apr 2019 -15,330 -10,890 Millions of US Dollars, NSA Monthly
Exports of Goods Apr 2019 26,070 32,550 Millions of US Dollars, NSA Monthly
Imports of Goods Apr 2019 41,400 43,440 Millions of US Dollars, NSA Monthly
Current Account Balance 2018 Q4 -1,217 -1,336 Bil. INR, NSA Quarterly
Exports of Goods and Services 2018 Q4 965,447 932,668 10 Mil. INR, NSA Quarterly
Imports of Goods and Services 2018 Q4 1,151,465 1,141,640 10 Mil. INR, NSA Quarterly
Net Exports 2018 Q4 -186,018 -208,971 10 Mil. INR, NSA Quarterly
Real Exports of Goods and Services 2018 Q4 748,099 736,985 10 Mil. 2011-2012 INR, NSA Quarterly
Real Imports of Goods and Services 2018 Q4 902,884 915,260 10 Mil. 2011-2012 INR, NSA Quarterly
Real Net Exports 2018 Q4 -154,784 -178,275 10 Mil. 2011-2012 INR, NSA Quarterly

Release Information

Data are disseminated in millions of U.S. dollars covering total merchandise exports (f.o.b.) and total imports (c.i.f.).

  • Source data collection programs: The data are based on customs declarations.
  • Exceptions to coverage: The only exclusions from the data are direct transit trade, transshipment trade passengers' baggage, ship's stores, defense goods, transactions in treasure (that is, gold and current coins and notes), diplomatic goods, and "proscribed substances" under the Atomic Energy Act, 1962.

The data are provisional when first released and this is indicated in the press release. The data are generally finalized eight months after the reference month, and the final data are published in the relevant issue of the Monthly Statistics of Foreign Trade of India.