Top imports of India are Mineral Fuels & Oils (33.21%), Pearls & Precious Stones (12.81%), Electrical Machinery & Equipment (10.32%), Machinery, Mechanical Appliances, etc. (8.52%) and Organic Chemicals (4.45%).
As per India customs data, top 5 import commodities accounted for 69.31% of the overall value of its global shipments.
Top 5 India import partners are China (US$ 73 billion), United States (US$ 32 billion), Saudi Arabia (US$ 28 billion), United Arab Emirates (US$ 26 billion) and Iraq (US$ 23 billion) according to India import statistics
According to India trade data, 60.3% of India’s total imports by value in 2018 were purchased from fellow Asian countries. Trade partners in Europe supplied 15.8% of imports to India, while 8.2% worth originated from Africa with another 8.1% coming from North American exporters.
India Import Data is collected from Indian Customs, Port Authorities, Logistics Companies, Shipping Agencies, Trade Associations, Government Bodies and other valid sources. It is based on Shipping Bills, Invoices, Import Bills and other documents required in import-export business. Import data of India is available from Jan 2012.
India import data covers company names, product information and other fields which will help you in getting a comprehensive market view. Have a look at two samples to know Indian customs data of import.
|Date||04-01-2004||Indian Port||Cochin Air (INCOK4)|
|HS 4 Digit||4409||HSN Code||44091090|
|Product Description||Furniture Components||Indian Importer Name||LG Sea Foods|
|Unit||KGS||Address||57(N NO42) Outer Circular Road Kilpauk Garden Colony|
|Invoice Currency||USD||City||Chennai, Tamil Nadu|
|Unit Value USD Calculated by Exchange Rate||5.671||Total Value INR||12327.00|
|Total Value USD||272.2||Unit Value INR||256.81|
|Invoice Unit Price Foreign Currency Actual||5.671||Quantity||48|
|Date||26 Nov 2016||Indian Port||Sahar Air Cargo (INBOM4)|
|HS 4 Digit||3304||HSN Code||33041000|
|Product Description||Lakme Absolute Forever Silk Lipliner 0.35 Gm Mas Riselz-Br93 - 1080-03-Chestnut(Nt Qt2.55ml/Pcs)(Net Qty Less Tn 10gm/Pc)||Indian Importer Name||*****|
|Unit Value USD Calculated by Exchange Rate||0.7||Quantity||4728|
|Total Value USD||3320.88||Total Value INR||228476.72|
|Invoice Unit Price Foreign Currency Actual||0.647001||Unit Value INR||48.32|