India's Exports Growth Strengthens in November

By FeaturesDow Jones Newswires

India's exports grew 30.6% from a year earlier to $26.2 billion in November, government data showed Friday.

That marked a strong rebound from October's 1.1% fall.

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Imports rose 19.6% to $40.02 billion, slightly widening the trade deficit in November to $13.83 billion from $13.4 billion a year earlier.

The stronger exports growth will comfort policymakers as they look to counter criticism that the government's policies pulled down economic growth in the South Asian economy.

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

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December 15, 2017 07:40 ET (12:40 GMT)