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General Information - India
Country Official Name Republic of India
Head of State Ram Nath Kovind
Population 1,352,617,328 (2018)
Capital City New Delhi
Largest City Mumbai (Ranked by population)
Official Languages Hindi / English
Monetary Unit Indian Rupee (INR)
Location & Geography

The Republic of India occupies most of the subcontinent of India in southern Asia. It borders on China in the northeast. Other neighbours are Pakistan on the west, Nepal and Bhutan on the north and Burma and Bangladesh on the east. The country can be divided into three distinct geographic regions: the Himalayan region in the north, which contains ...

Trade Information - India
Trade with World - 2018
507.61 USD Billion
322.49 USD Billion
Trade Balance
-185.12 USD Billion
Bilateral Trade
830.1 USD Billion
Trade with UAE - 2018
26.93 USD Billion
28.54 USD Billion
Trade Balance
1.61 USD Billion
Bilateral Trade
55.47 USD Billion
Trade with Dubai - 2018
11.48 AED Billion
76.19 AED Billion
Trade Balance
64.71 AED Billion
Bilateral Trade
87.66 AED Billion
Main Exports Destination

India is the 21th largest export economy in the world. In 2018, India exported $322.49B and imported $507.61B from world, resulting in a negative trade balance of $185.12B.

India's total number of export products is 4,418 products and total number of partners is 219 countries.

India's total number of import products is 4,317 products and total number of partners is 213 countries.

Economic Indicator - India
Billion (2018)
FDI, net Inflow (% of GDP)
Billion (2018)
4.86 %
Inflation (CPI) (%)
2.55 %
Unemployment rate (%)
Billion (2018)
External debt (USD)
7.04 %
GNI Growth (annual %)
1.04 %
Population Growth (annual %)

India is one of the fastest growing economies in the world. It’s a very large country made up of 29 different states and 7 union territories. The market varies widely across its many different regions and states. India approximate population is 1,339 Million. The country is known as the second most populous country in the world after China. The population of India is increasing with growth rate at 1.19% and it will touch the 1.53 billion by the end of 2030. population density of India is 387.9 people per square kilometer (1,004.7/square mile). Hence, India holds its 31st position in the world in terms of population density. Some of the most populated states of the country include Uttar Pradesh, Maharashtra, Bihar, West Bengal and Madhya Pradesh. India ranked as the 7th largest economy in the World According to World Bank data.

Top 5 Products - India
Exports (%) - 2018
Imports (Value)
Petroleum oils and (2709) Petroleum oils and oils obtained from bituminous minerals; crude
114.71 USD Billion
Gold (including gold (7108) Gold (including gold plated with platinum) unwrought or in semi-manufactured forms, or in powder form
31.76 USD Billion
Diamonds, whether or (7102) Diamonds, whether or not worked, but not mounted or set
26.59 USD Billion
Coal; briquettes, ovoids (2701) Coal; briquettes, ovoids and similar solid fuels manufactured from coal
24.58 USD Billion
Petroleum gases and (2711) Petroleum gases and other gaseous hydrocarbons
19.03 USD Billion
Export (Value)
Petroleum oils and (2710) Petroleum oils and oils from bituminous minerals, not crude; preparations n.e.c, containing by weight 70% or more of petroleum oils or oils from bituminous minerals; these being the basic constituents of the preparations; waste oils
47.08 USD Billion
Diamonds, whether or (7102) Diamonds, whether or not worked, but not mounted or set
25.6 USD Billion
Medicaments; (not goods (3004) Medicaments; (not goods of heading no. 3002, 3005 or 3006) consisting of mixed or unmixed products for therapeutic or prophylactic use, put up in measured doses (incl. those in the form of transdermal admin. systems) or packed for retail sale
12.79 USD Billion
Jewellery articles and (7113) Jewellery articles and parts thereof, of precious metal or of metal clad with precious metal
12.41 USD Billion
Rice (1006) Rice
7.35 USD Billion
Ease of Doing Business - India
South Asia
Lower middle income
GNI per Capita
2,020 USD
City Covered
Mumbai, Delhi
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