India - Balance of Goods





India: Balance of Goods

Mnemonic TRBG.IIND
Unit Millions of US Dollars, NSA
Adjustments Not Seasonally Adjusted
Monthly 8.4 %
Data Apr 2021 -15,100
Mar 2021 -13,930

Series Information

Source Department of Commerce, Ministry of Commerce and Industry
Release Foreign Trade
Frequency Monthly
Start Date 4/30/1990
End Date 4/30/2021

India: Trade

Reference Last Previous Units Frequency
Balance of Goods Apr 2021 -15,100 -13,930 Millions of US Dollars, NSA Monthly
Exports of Goods Apr 2021 30,630 34,450 Millions of US Dollars, NSA Monthly
Imports of Goods Apr 2021 45,720 48,380 Millions of US Dollars, NSA Monthly
Current Account Balance 2020 Q4 -127.13 1,124 Bil. INR, NSA Quarterly
Real Exports of Goods and Services 2020 Q4 675,319 695,863 10 Mil. FY 2012 INR, NSA Quarterly
Real Imports of Goods and Services 2020 Q4 766,583 687,521 10 Mil. FY 2012 INR, NSA Quarterly
Exports of Goods and Services 2020 Q3 927,933 768,037 10 Mil. INR, NSA Quarterly
Imports of Goods and Services 2020 Q3 892,075 689,734 10 Mil. INR, NSA Quarterly
Net Exports 2020 Q3 35,858 78,303 10 Mil. INR, NSA Quarterly
Real Net Exports 2020 Q3 46,717 75,675 10 Mil. FY 2012 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.