India Imports  1957-2017 | Data | Chart | Calendar | Forecast | News

Imports to India jumped 33.09 percent year-on-year to USD 37.86 billion in May of 2017, boosted by a 236.69 percent increase in gold imports and a 29.54 percent rise in oil. Imports in India averaged 7090.77 USD Million from 1957 until 2017, reaching an all time high of 45281.90 USD Million in May of 2011 and a record low of 117.40 USD Million in August of 1958.

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India Trade Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Balance of Trade -13841.70 -13249.19 258.90 -20210.90 USD Million [+]
Exports 24014.62 24635.09 30541.44 59.01 USD Million [+]
Imports 37856.30 37884.28 45281.90 117.40 USD Million [+]
Current Account -3432.97 -7907.09 7360.00 -31857.18 USD Million [+]
Current Account to GDP -0.70 -1.06 2.28 -4.80 percent [+]
External Debt 456100.00 484300.00 485035.00 96392.00 USD Million [+]
Terms of Trade 57.90 60.20 100.00 57.90 Index Points [+]
Capital Flows 23.54 -19.06 766.97 -271.47 USD Million [+]
Foreign Direct Investment 3581.00 395.00 5670.00 -60.00 USD Million [+]
Remittances 9533.93 9888.18 12293.40 5999.10 USD Million [+]
Tourist Arrivals 630000.00 740000.00 1037000.00 129286.00 [+]
Gold Reserves 557.77 557.77 557.77 357.75 Tonnes [+]
Crude Oil Production 745.00 740.00 813.48 526.00 BBL/D/1K [+]
Terrorism Index 7.48 7.75 8.09 7.22 [+]
Weapons Sales 42.00 42.00 42.00 0.00 USD Million [+]

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India Imports Notes

India is heavily dependent on crude oil imports, with petroleum crude accounting for about 34 percent of the total inward shipments. The country also imports: gold and silver (12 percent of the total imports), machinery (10 percent), electronic goods (7 percent) and pearls, precious and semi-precious stones (5 percent). India’s main import partners are China (10.7 percent of the total shipments), United Arab Emirates (8 percent), Saudi Arabia (7 percent), Switzerland (7 percent) and the United States (5 percent). This page provides the latest reported value for - India Imports - plus previous releases, historical high and low, short-term forecast and long-term prediction, economic calendar, survey consensus and news. India Imports - actual data, historical chart and calendar of releases - was last updated on June of 2017.

Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
37856.30 37884.28 45281.90 117.40 1957 - 2017 USD Million Monthly
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