HOW TO BOOST EXPORTS?

S.KAMAL HAYDER KAZMI,
(feedback@pgeconomist.com)
Research Analyst
, PAGE
Feb 14 - 20, 2011

EXPORT RECEIPTS BY COMMODITY
(Thousand US Dollar)

COMMODITY JULY-JUNE DEC NOV DEC JULY-DEC
2009-10 2009 2010 2010 2009-10 2010-11
A. Food Group 3,289,492 319,840 245,773 304,506 1,426,233 1,579,501
01. Rice 2,134,884 201,148 152,988 191,886 862,063 1,003,612
A) Basmati 1,288,638 121,702 93,436 107,722 551,607 605,822
B) Others 846,246 79,446 59,552 84,164 310,456 397,790
02 Fish & Fish Preparations 220,372 22,213 25,865 24,179 92,949 121,053
03 Fruits 230,495 22,294 15,594 25,795 102,643 102,998
04 Vegetables/
Leguminous Vegetable
117,863 15,015 4,819 14,402 51,746 49,947
05 Tobacco 13,670 141 1,830 1,456 4,950 8,444
06 Wheat Unmilled 15 0 0 0 0 0
07 Spices 27,008 3,328 2,100 1,622 13,586 13,161
08 Oil Seeds, Nuts and Kernals 45,047 5,911 454 1,712 34,607 6,408
09 Sugar 0 0 20 0 0 26
10 Meat and Meat Preparations 118,822 12,001 11,317 13,608 53,528 80,849
11 All Other Food Items 381,315 37,788 30,787 29,845 210,161 193,004
B. Textile Group 10,182,109 952,889 1,051,649 1,088,877 5,009,193 5,901,863
12 Raw Cotton 209,221 34,801 63,827 45,967 145,352 175,427
13 Cotton Yarn 1,237,770 133,618 114,186 141,614 576,825 648,760
14 Cotton Cloth 1,880,161 181,418 190,890 207,207 923,986 1,094,448
15 Cotton Carded or Combed 131,889 15,635 9,059 16,827 73,698 73,979
16 Yarn Other than Cotton Yarn 46,853 4,308 4,767 3,314 24,390 17,945
17 Knitwear 2,061,219 166,426 221,049 225,487 1,031,655 1,300,944
18 Bed Wear 1,641,145 156,495 166,218 161,884 806,563 957,280
19 Towels 603,035 55,268 55,454 48,448 287,272 299,446
20 Tents,Canvas & Tarpulin 75,593 5,660 6,694 9,671 31,588 39,034
21 Readymade Garments 963,685 83,027 83,290 84,667 495,007 499,233
22 Art,Silk & Synthetic Textile 409,123 36,416 49,379 51,689 185,807 281,766
23 Madeup Articles(incl.Other Tex) 327,596 25,983 31,589 29,825 149,138 179,042
24 Other Textile Materials 594,820 53,835 55,247 62,275 277,912 334,560
C. Petroleum Group 1,183,078 126,226 113,182 153,883 545,489 692,466
25 Petroleum Crude 0 0 0 0 0 0
26 Petroleum Products 1,008,350 95,228 87,862 140,047 424,789 604,046
27 Solid Fuel including Naptha 174,728 30,997 25,320 13,836 120,700 88,420
D. Other Manufacture 3,526,076 295,738 310,331 344,638 1,656,820 1,955,223
28 Carpets,Rugs & Mats 155,248 12,586 12,786 14,426 75,480 72,599
29.Sports Goods 389,855 35,117 30,419 36,957 179,025 218,305
A) Footballs 172,642 15,382 8,707 13,666 75,859 82,117
B) Gloves 74,347 8,218 9,884 9,306 37,505 54,726
C) Others 142,866 11,517 11,829 13,985 65,661 81,463
30 Leather Tanned 448,888 33,319 43,278 38,553 216,148 251,058
31.Leather Manufactures 251,064 19,940 34,997 31,602 124,538 178,158
A) Leather Garments 177,329 14,357 24,078 20,057 90,618 121,075
B) Leather Gloves 35,613 2,667 3,941 4,601 15,845 23,399
C) Other Leather Manufactures 38,122 2,917 6,978 6,944 18,075 33,684
32.Footwear 81,492 6,374 4,902 5,029 40,458 37,880
A) Leather Footwear 58,372 3,619 3,393 3,928 27,900 27,243
B) Canvas Footwear 3,614 634 61 89 2,132 415
C) Other Footwear 19,507 2,122 1,449 1,012 10,425 10,221
33 Surgical Goods & Medical Instr 276,792 22,504 25,143 26,671 142,793 154,107
34 Cutlery 38,271 2,925 4,358 4,984 17,350 23,883
35 Onyx Manufactured 17,345 1,185 2,745 2,528 8,259 12,779
36.Chemical and Pharmaceutical Products 855,159 74,788 80,351 104,896 360,827 478,526
A) Fertilizer Manufactured 180 23 105 0 34 105
B) Plastic Materials 358,423 29,355 34,108 58,511 146,202 226,463
C) Pharmacautical Products 103,556 10,006 10,031 11,009 48,195 53,751
D) Other Chemicals 393,001 35,404 36,107 35,376 166,396 198,207
37.Engineering Goods 300,776 21,770 27,093 31,997 146,700 211,683
A) Electric Fans 40,925 2,036 1,750 2,912 17,139 18,305
B) Transport Equipment 78,759 5,653 8,868 9,101 42,104 52,500
C) Other Electrical Machinery 68,785 6,286 7,919 8,846 30,999 51,693
D) Machinery Specialized 43,348 2,108 3,470 4,292 20,235 21,370
E) Auto Parts 10,261 601 995 1,384 4,340 7,763
F) Other Machinery 58,697 5,085 4,091 5,462 31,883 60,052
38 Gems 2,835 135 222 513 998 1,743
39 Jewellary 106,063 22,353 1,859 5,047 44,909 52,338
40 Furniture 7,199 589 592 454 3,672 2,854
41 Molasses 53,693 2,844 745 41 19,840 5,343
42 Handicrafts 883 0 0 2 540 269
43 Cement 511,054 37,160 37,754 38,377 263,087 238,702
44 Guar and Guar Products 29,458 2,148 3,088 2,560 12,196 14,996
E. All Others 1,223,232 92,024 113,615 120,435 581,305 678,847
I Total Export Receipts through Banks 19,403,987 1,786,717 1,834,549 2,012,338 9,219,040 10,807,899
II Freight on Export 483,100 39,100 46,500 46,500 181,800 285,300
III Export Receipts Banks (fob) (I-II) 18,920,887 1,747,617 1,788,049 1,965,838 9,037,240 10,522,599
IV Other Exports 752,240 -130,760 167,290 128,500 278,340 602,750
Total Export as per BOP (III+IV) 19,673,127 1,616,857 1,955,339 2,094,338 9,315,580 11,125,349

CUMULATIVE EXPORTS BY TERRITORIES/REGIONS (Million Rs.)

TERRITORIES/REGIONS JULY APRIL, 2010 JULY APRIL, 2009
VALUE % SHARE VALUE % SHARE
1. Latin & Central America 11,794.70 0.89 12,208.21 1.07
2. South America 15,509.81 1.18 16,333.10 1.43
3. North America 239,443.78 18.15 224,210.08 19.62
4. Eastern Europe 14,563.11 1.10 11,636.98 1.02
5. European Union 315,203.61 23.89 283,623.96 24.82
6. E.F.T.A. 4,314.42 0.33 4,202.55 0.37
7. Other Europe 725.46 0.05 972.79 0.09
8. Middle East 253.165.62 19.19 243,825.21 21.34
i) Asian Countries 227,609.41 17.25 224,241.98 19.62
ii) African Countries 25,556.21 1.94 19,583.23 1.71
9. Other Asia 380,200.12 28.82 279,689.04 24.48
10. Other Africa 731,211.77 5.54 55,384.18 4.85
11. Oceania 11,133.86 0.84 10,626.50 0.93