February exports up 4.25 percent

Source : REUTERS
Last Updated: Mon, Mar 11, 2013 06:24 hrs
Mobile cranes prepare to stack containers at Thar Dry Port in Sanand in the western Indian state of Gujarat

India's February exports rose 4.25 percent from a year earlier to $26.3 billion, while imports rose 2.6 percent to $41.2 billion, leaving a trade deficit of $14.9 billion, trade ministry officials said on Monday.

Exports between April and February fell 4 percent year-on-year to $265.95 billion. Oil imports for the month of February rose about 15.5 percent from the corresponding period a year ago.

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