Feb exports rise 17% to $24.5 bn, imports up 22%
Wednesday, March 15, 2017, 8:09 PM
Rising for the sixth straight month, merchandise exports posted a double digit 17.48% rise in February as compared to the 4.32% growth seen in the month of January. Exports registered $24.49 billion in February after $22.11 billion worth of outbound trade seen in January. Total exports for financial year up to February, touched $245 billion, 2.52% higher than the corresponding period in previous year.