India's exports grew 10.29% from a year earlier to $23.81 billion in August, government data showed Friday.
That marked a year of rising exports, and was higher than July's 3.9% rise.
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Imports rose 21% to $35.46 billion, widening the trade deficit to $11.64 billion from $7.7 billion a year earlier.
The faster growth in exports will provide relief to policymakers as they look for drivers to strengthen an economy struggling due to weak domestic demand.
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September 15, 2017 09:43 ET (13:43 GMT)