India import

PM expresses concern over high import bill of edible oils, fertilisers; calls for action in mission mode

With international energy prices soaring after the war in Ukraine, India will spend a record Rs 2.5 lakh crore to subsidise fertilizer for farmers.

published on : 17th October 2022

Discounts drive up India’s fertiliser imports from Russia in current fiscal

Fertilisers are being offered at a discount of anywhere between 10 to 25 per cent from Russia as a result of which nearly 20 per cent of the fertiliser imported between April and July came from Russia

published on : 7th August 2022

Imports from China increased by 45.51 per cent in FY22 to Rs 7.02 trillion: Commerce Ministry data

India’s exports to China grew by 0.61% in FY22, which increased in FY21 by 33.59%. The major items of exports included iron and steel, ores, slag and ash and organic chemicals. 

published on : 22nd June 2022

United States says no exemption to India on oil imports from Iran

President Donald Trump withdrew the US from the Iran nuclear deal in May to pursue a maximum pressure campaign against Tehran's atomic programme.

published on : 27th June 2018

India's exports jump 17% to USD 24.5 billion in February; trade deficit widens

Recording positive growth for six months in a row, India's exports soared 17.48 per cent to USD 24.5 billion in February led by petroleum, engineering and chemicals.

published on : 15th March 2017