India saw an increase in export bill by 7.92% in FY 2016-17 over previous year. In 2015-16 India’s Export bill was 1,716,378.04 crore rupees which increased to Rs. 1,852,339.66 crores in 2016-17. Top 25 commodity contributed 82.52 % of total Export bill.
- India exports Natural Or Cultured Pearls,Precious Or Semiprecious Stones,Pre.Metals,Clad With Pre.Metal And Articles, Jewellery and Coin 15% of total export. In 2015-16 India exported 259177 crores of precious commodity, in 2016-17 it registered 13.2 % growth and with 15.84% share in export bill it was exported for Rs. 293397 crores.
- Mineral Fuels, Mineral Oils And Products Of Their Distillation; Bituminous Substances; Mineral Waxes were second in list. it was 11.68% of total export and registered 6.14% growth iver previous year.
- Third in list was vehicles other than railway, it looks make in India initiate by Modi is transforming and India registered 7.1% growth in this commodity category.
- Nuclear Reactors, Boilers, Machinery And Mechanical Appliances were fourth in list and Indiaa registered 9.31% growth and exported worth rs. 94803 crores in FY 2016-17.
- Pharmaceutical products were able to make in top 5 and with 2.92% growth it was exported for rs. 86944 crores.
also read, Top 25 commodity Imported by India in FY 2016-17
A comprehensive list of top 25 commodities that India exported in 2016-17 are listed here.
All values in Rs. lacs
|1||Natural Or Cultured Pearls,Precious Or Semiprecious Stones,Pre.Metals,Clad With Pre.Metal And Artcls Thereof;Imit.Jewlry;Coin.||25,917,780||15.10||29,339,747||15.84||13.2|
|2||Mineral Fuels, Mineral Oils And Products Of Their Distillation; Bituminous Substances; Mineral Waxes.||20,388,514||11.88||21,641,332||11.68||6.14|
|3||Vehicles Other Than Railway Or Tramway Rolling Stock, And Parts And Accessories Thereof.||9,403,953||5.48||10,071,421||5.44||7.1|
|4||Nuclear Reactors, Boilers, Machinery And Mechanical Appliances; Parts Thereof.||8,673,140||5.05||9,480,380||5.12||9.31|
|7||Articles Of Apparel And Clothing Accessories, Not Knitted Or Crocheted.||6,102,945||3.56||6,176,253||3.33||1.2|
|8||Iron And Steel||3,583,023||2.09||5,853,461||3.16||63.37|
|9||Articles Of Apparel And Clothing Accessories, Knitted Or Corcheted.||5,015,337||2.92||5,543,985||2.99||10.54|
|10||Electrical Machinery And Equipment And Parts Thereof; Sound Recorders And Reproducers, Television Image And Sound Recorders And Reproducers,And Parts.||5,241,161||3.05||5,524,764||2.98||5.41|
|13||Articles Of Iron Or Steel||4,025,164||2.35||3,979,155||2.15||-1.14|
|14||Fish And Crustaceans, Molluscs And Other Aquatic Invertabrates.||2,937,892||1.71||3,700,116||2.00||25.94|
|15||Plastic And Articles Thereof.||3,433,856||2.00||3,564,219||1.92||3.8|
|16||Other Made Up Textile Articles; Sets; Worn Clothing And Worn Textile Articles; Rags||3,001,554||1.75||3,166,885||1.71||5.51|
|17||Ships, Boats And Floating Structures.||2,002,776||1.17||3,031,333||1.64||51.36|
|18||Meat And Edible Meat Offal.||2,760,392||1.61||2,720,919||1.47||-1.43|
|19||Miscellaneous Chemical Products.||2,008,317||1.17||2,187,562||1.18||8.93|
|20||Aluminium And Articles Thereof.||1,711,954||1.00||2,169,068||1.17||26.7|
|21||Coffee, Tea, Mate And Spices.||1,932,656||1.13||2,168,111||1.17||12.18|
|22||Aircraft, Spacecraft, And Parts Thereof.||2,420,472||1.41||2,016,800||1.09||-16.68|
|23||Footwear, Gaiters And The Like; Parts Of Such Articles.||1,793,223||1.04||1,861,987||1.01||3.83|
|24||Optical, Photographic Cinematographic Measuring, Checking Precision, Medical Or Surgical Inst. And Apparatus Parts And Accessories Thereof;||1,563,693||0.91||1,809,641||0.98||15.73|
|25||Copper And Articles Thereof.||1,617,412||0.94||1,766,826||0.95||9.24|