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PLASTICS EXPORT, BY PANEL In January 2018, most of the plastics product panels recorded positive growth. Products grouped under – plastic raw materials witnessed year-on-year growth of 49.9%; followed by plastic sheet, film, plates etc (28.4%); optical items (+26.0%); other plastic items (+20.2%); packaging materials (+15.9%); moulded & extruded goods (+8.0%); and stationery/office/school supply (+0.1%). Export of products grouped under human hair, products thereof registered a decline of 1.5% in January 2018. Exhibit 3: Panel-wise % growth in plastics export by India Jan-17

Panel

Jan-18

(USD Mn) (USD Mn) 209.32 313.86 80.22 102.97 85.47 92.30 52.79 61.17 30.72 38.70 21.04 25.29 22.53 22.20 17.23 17.25 519.33 673.74 Note: Plastics are segregated under eight panels by DGCI&S Source: DGCI&S Plastic raw materials Plastic sheet, film, plates etc Moulded & extruded goods Packaging materials Optical items (incl. lens etc) Other plastic items Human hair, products thereof Stationery/Office/School Supply

Growth (%) 49.9% 28.4% 8.0% 15.9% 26.0% 20.2% -1.5% 0.1% 29.7%

Apr 16Jan 17 (USD Mn) 2,025.39 842.47 841.03 545.02 315.24 283.05 245.28 193.31 5,290.80

Apr 17Jan 18 (USD Mn) 2,561.21 1,017.66 885.13 606.60 386.00 271.57 221.35 183.86 6,133.38

Growth (%) 26.5% 20.8% 5.2% 11.3% 22.4% -4.1% -9.8% -4.9% 15.9%

PLASTICS EXPORT, BY REGION India’s plastics export in January 2018 were boosted by higher exports to all regions, especially Latin America & Caribbean (up 48.5% year-on-year), North-East Asia (+47.9%), European Union (+41.6%), and ASEAN + 2 (+35.1%). Exhibit 4: Region-wise trend in plastics export by India Region European Union (EU) Middle East North-East Asia North America Africa South Asia ASEAN + 2 Latin America & Caribbean (LAC) CIS Others Source: DGCI&S

Jan-17

Jan-18

Growth

(USD Mn) 101.09 88.35 67.48 71.18 64.46 55.44 38.27 25.87 4.98 2.19 519.33

(USD Mn) 143.15 107.47 99.78 83.69 71.45 68.63 51.69 38.42 6.55 2.90 673.74

(%) 41.6% 21.6% 47.9% 17.6% 10.8% 23.8% 35.1% 48.5% 31.5% 32.5% 29.7%

Apr 16Jan 17 (USD Mn) 1,076.76 957.81 536.20 736.25 668.52 538.55 426.16 265.44 55.80 29.31 5,290.80

Apr 17Jan 18 (USD Mn) 1,360.39 1,054.13 690.24 845.79 726.05 547.69 441.55 379.03 58.78 29.72 6,133.38

Growth (%) 26.3% 10.1% 28.7% 14.9% 8.6% 1.7% 3.6% 42.8% 5.3% 1.4% 15.9%

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Analysis of India's Plastics Export - January 2018  

This report has been prepared on the basis of principal commodity level data sourced from the Directorate General of Commercial Intelligence...

Analysis of India's Plastics Export - January 2018  

This report has been prepared on the basis of principal commodity level data sourced from the Directorate General of Commercial Intelligence...

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