India - Imports of Goods





India: Imports of Goods

Mnemonic TRIG.IIND
Unit Millions of US Dollars, NSA
Adjustments Not Seasonally Adjusted
Monthly 3.31 %
Data Aug 2018 45,240
Jul 2018 43,790

Series Information

Source Reserve Bank of India
Release Foreign Trade
Frequency Monthly
Start Date 4/30/1990
End Date 8/31/2018

India: Trade

Reference Last Previous Units Frequency
Balance of Goods Aug 2018 -17,400 -18,020 Millions of US Dollars, NSA Monthly
Exports of Goods Aug 2018 27,840 25,770 Millions of US Dollars, NSA Monthly
Imports of Goods Aug 2018 45,240 43,790 Millions of US Dollars, NSA Monthly
Exports of Goods and Services 2018 Q2 892,034 827,960 10 Mil. INR, NSA Quarterly
Imports of Goods and Services 2018 Q2 1,069,028 916,748 10 Mil. INR, NSA Quarterly
Net Exports 2018 Q2 -176,993 -88,788 10 Mil. INR, NSA Quarterly
Real Exports of Goods and Services 2018 Q2 720,410 679,159 10 Mil. 2011-2012 INR, NSA Quarterly
Real Imports of Goods and Services 2018 Q2 834,102 727,508 10 Mil. 2011-2012 INR, NSA Quarterly
Real Net Exports 2018 Q2 -113,692 -48,348 10 Mil. 2011-2012 INR, NSA Quarterly
Current Account Balance 2018 Q1 -839.52 -887.02 Bil. 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.