India's Exports Growth Slows More in July

By Anant Vijay Kala Features Dow Jones Newswires

India's exports grew 3.9% from a year earlier to $22.54 billion in July, government data showed Monday.

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That marked the eleventh straight-month of increase, although it was slightly slower than June's 4.4% rise.

Imports rose 15.4% to $33.99 billion, widening the trade deficit to $11.45 billion from $7.76 billion a year earlier.

The data would increase concerns about the economy that is finding it hard to gain momentum amid weak domestic investment and slowing exports growth.

Write to Anant Vijay Kala at anant.kala@wsj.com

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August 14, 2017 08:42 ET (12:42 GMT)