India’s exports during March, 2008 were valued at US $ 16282.79 million which was 26.59% higher than the level of US $ 12862.40 million during March, 2007 and imports during March, 2008 were valued at US $ 23174.94 million representing an increase of 35.24% over the level of imports valued at US $ 17136.46 million in March, 2007.

India’s exports during March, 2008 were valued at US $ 16282.79 million which was 26.59% higher than the level of US $ 12862.40 million during March, 2007. In rupee terms, exports touched Rs.65710.71 crore, which was 16.04% higher than the value of exports during March, 2007. Cumulative value of exports for the period April-March, 2008 was US$ 155512.49 million (Rs.625471.22 crore) as against US $ 126413.99 million (Rs.571779 crore) registering a growth of 23.02 per cent in Dollar terms and 9.39% in Rupee terms over the same period last year.

India’s imports during March, 2008 were valued at US $ 23174.94 million representing an increase of 35.24 per cent over the level of imports valued at US $ 17136.46 million in March, 2007. In Rupee terms, imports increased by 23.96 per cent. Cumulative value of imports for the period April- March, 2008 was US $ 235910.73 million (Rs.949133.82 crore) as against US $ 185735.17 million (Rs.840506 crore) registering a growth of 27.01% in Dollar terms and 12.92% in Rupee terms over the same period last year.