Ministry of Textiles19-February, 2014 13:54 IST
Import of Textiles

A statement showing annual Indian import of Textile and Clothing items from major 15 countries from 2008 to 2012 is annexed. 

 

As per data available, Indian import of Textile and Clothing (T&C) from China was USD 1441 million in 2008 and USD 2193 million in 2012 accounting for 39.20% and 42% respectively of total Indian T&C import. 

 

Annexure

                  

 

India Import Statistics

Commodity: Textile & Clothing, Ch50 to 63

Calendar Year: 2008 - 2012

Partner Country

Millions United States Dollars

2008

2009

2010

2011

2012

World

3676

3153

3922

4956

5244

China

1441

1353

1727

2189

2193

United States

232

201

193

248

291

Bangladesh

98

123

164

271

291

Australia

161

108

155

206

221

Taiwan

144

132

167

191

207

Korea South

102

95

114

156

158

Germany

84

75

96

141

136

Thailand

109

94

118

152

129

Japan

72

74

91

101

117

Nepal

119

92

124

141

116

Pakistan

60

45

44

39

108

Hong Kong

97

74

79

84

93

Indonesia

79

77

85

106

93

Italy

89

60

69

90

84

Sri Lanka

24

20

31

59

69

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Data sourced from: Global Trade Information Services (GTIS), INC

 

The information was given by the Minister of State in the Ministry of Textiles Smt. Panabaaka  Lakshmi in the Rajya Sabha today. 

 

DS/SJM

 

 


(Release ID :103894)