Analysis of top 25 commodities Imported by India in 2016 and 2017

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In FY 2015-16 and 2016-17 top 10 imported commodities has been exactly same. their import contributed varied little , however over all it has been steady. India’s import in consecutive years is lead by Minerals fuels, mineral oils and their product, mineral wax. it has been more than 25% in both years. India has no alternative for mineral fuel and it looks to be continued so for many years to come.

It was followed by Natural or cultured pearls , precious and semi precious stones. which are imported in India not for end use but to enrich value and then exported from India for end user.

Top 25 commodities Imported contribute 90% of total import by India.

Period in consideration is 2015-16 and 2016- Jan 2017.

Values in Rs Lacs.

 

S.No. Commodity 2015-2016 %Share 2016-2017(Apr-Jan) %Share
1 MINERAL FUELS, MINERAL OILS AND PRODUCTS OF THEIR DISTILLATION; BITUMINOUS SUBSTANCES; MINERAL WAXES. 63,202,188.50 25.3794 54,857,245.34 26.4287
2 NATURAL OR CULTURED PEARLS,PRECIOUS OR SEMIPRECIOUS STONES,PRE.METALS,CLAD WITH PRE.METAL AND ARTCLS THEREOF;IMIT.JEWLRY;COIN. 36,948,050.48 14.8368 27,194,942.87 13.1018
3 ELECTRICAL MACHINERY AND EQUIPMENT AND PARTS THEREOF; SOUND RECORDERS AND REPRODUCERS, TELEVISION IMAGE AND SOUND RECORDERS AND REPRODUCERS,AND PARTS. 23,558,683.02 9.4602 21,230,843.23 10.2284
4 NUCLEAR REACTORS, BOILERS, MACHINERY AND MECHANICAL APPLIANCES; PARTS THEREOF. 21,542,902.36 8.6507 17,790,740.42 8.5711
5 ORGANIC CHEMICALS 10,198,608.75 4.0953 8,460,921.60 4.0762
6 PLASTIC AND ARTICLES THEREOF. 7,456,628.39 2.9943 6,480,963.18 3.1223
7 ANIMAL OR VEGETABLE FATS AND OILS AND THEIR CLEAVAGE PRODUCTS; PRE. EDIBLE FATS; ANIMAL OR VEGETABLE WAXEX. 6,892,713.95 2.7678 6,004,899.52 2.893
8 IRON AND STEEL 7,355,789.06 2.9538 4,612,458.08 2.2222
9 MISCELLANEOUS GOODS. 5,015,759.63 2.0141 4,525,431.76 2.1802
10 OPTICAL, PHOTOGRAPHIC CINEMATOGRAPHIC MEASURING, CHECKING PRECISION, MEDICAL OR SURGICAL INST. AND APPARATUS PARTS AND ACCESSORIES THEREOF; 4,758,125.99 1.9107 4,078,312.16 1.9648
11 SHIPS, BOATS AND FLOATING STRUCTURES. 2,971,658.12 1.1933 3,173,420.05 1.5289
12 AIRCRAFT, SPACECRAFT, AND PARTS THEREOF. 3,257,767.09 1.3082 3,062,623.27 1.4755
13 FERTILISERS. 4,597,310.59 1.8461 2,713,834.98 1.3074
14 INORGANIC CHEMICALS; ORGANIC OR INORGANIC COMPOUNDS OF PRECIOUS METALS, OF RARE-EARTH METALS, OR RADI. ELEM. OR OF ISOTOPES. 3,316,958.03 1.332 2,656,647.33 1.2799
15 VEHICLES OTHER THAN RAILWAY OR TRAMWAY ROLLING STOCK, AND PARTS AND ACCESSORIES THEREOF. 3,264,217.63 1.3108 2,654,899.68 1.2791
16 MISCELLANEOUS CHEMICAL PRODUCTS. 2,720,739.47 1.0925 2,503,024.80 1.2059
17 EDIBLE VEGETABLES AND CERTAIN ROOTS AND TUBERS. 2,640,929.37 1.0605 2,381,555.86 1.1474
18 ORES, SLAG AND ASH. 3,529,660.27 1.4174 2,329,663.57 1.1224
19 ARTICLES OF IRON OR STEEL 2,451,977.64 0.9846 1,962,694.21 0.9456
20 ALUMINIUM AND ARTICLES THEREOF. 2,241,930.43 0.9003 1,953,463.35 0.9411
21 COPPER AND ARTICLES THEREOF. 2,150,765.79 0.8637 1,872,546.69 0.9021
22 EDIBLE FRUIT AND NUTS; PEEL OR CITRUS FRUIT OR MELONS. 1,988,399.14 0.7985 1,687,664.49 0.8131
23 RUBBER AND ARTICLES THEREOF. 1,906,467.85 0.7656 1,644,479.81 0.7923
24 PAPER AND PAPERBOARD; ARTICLES OF PAPER PULP, OF PAPER OR OF PAPERBOARD. 1,620,457.31 0.6507 1,512,645.02 0.7287
25 SALT; SULPHUR; EARTHS AND STONE; PLASTERING MATERIALS, LIME AND CEMENT. 1,684,673.99 0.6765 1,234,964.10 0.595

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