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List of Top 10 Products Exported from India

02-FEB-2018 21:41
    Top 10 Exporting Sectors in India

    In the financial year (2017-18 - April- November) there was good export growth in engineering goods and marine products; moderate growth in petroleum crude & products and agriculture & allied products but gems & jeweler sector experiences negative growth of -3.8% and drug & pharmaceutical sector has negative growth of -0.7%.
    Economic Survey 2017-18 mentions that engineering goods contributes around 26% in the total export of India and 14.4% contribution by the Gems and Jewellery sector.
    This article is showing the sector wise share and growth rate of export in the financial year 2017-18.

             Sector

        Share in Export (%) 2017-18 Apr-Nov

       Growth Rate (%) 2017-18 Apr-Nov

     1. Engineering Goods

     25.9

     22.4

     2. Gems and Jewellery

     14.4

     -3.8

     3. Chemical and Related Products

     14.5

     11.9

     4. Textile and allied products

     11.8

     3.8

     5. Petroleum Crude and Products

     11.8

     17.6

     6. Agriculture and Allied Products

     9.7

     15.0

     7. Electronic Goods

     2.0

     4.5

     8. Marine Products

     2.7

     29.5

     9. Ores and Minerals

     1.0

     12.9

     10. Leather and Leather Products

     1.9

     0.9

     Total export including others

     100.0

     11.2

    Some crucial facts about export of India:
    Export growth in 2016-17 was fairly positive in major categories except textiles & allied products and leather and leather manufactures.  
    In the financial year 2016-17 contribution of engineering goods in the total Indian export was around 24.4% and growth rate was 11.1%. Since 2015-16 till date; engineering goods are the biggest exporting item in India while gems and jewellery is at the second spot in the same period.

    Indian export 2017

    In the financial year 2014-15, the export growth rate was in negative figures i.e.-1.3% which further worsened in to -15.5% in 2015-16 and in 2017-18 it raised to 12.1%.
    The data related to top 10 biggest exporting items of India are very crucial for various competitive exams. So students need to pay full attention on these figures.

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