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PLASTICS EXPORT, BY DESTINATION COUNTRY During August 2018, 19 out of the top 25 destination countries recorded year-on-year growth in plastics export from India. Exports to China, Vietnam and Kenya witnessed high growth rates ranging between 90-230%, during the period. Exhibit 5: Top 25 destinations of plastics exported by India Country

Aug-17

Aug-18

Growth

(USD Mn) (USD Mn) (%) United States 70.04 94.44 34.8% China 47.99 93.36 94.6% United Arab Emirates 27.83 38.72 39.1% Italy 33.76 31.87 -5.6% Turkey 29.40 21.12 -28.2% Germany 23.11 30.16 30.5% Bangladesh 20.51 29.36 43.1% United Kingdom 22.31 23.91 7.2% Nepal 12.20 20.50 68.0% Vietnam 11.77 23.82 102.3% Egypt 13.11 15.70 19.7% France 13.10 14.51 10.7% Belgium 12.41 11.32 -8.8% Pakistan 8.38 7.89 -5.8% Nigeria 7.13 13.39 87.9% Spain 9.30 10.75 15.6% Sri Lanka 8.01 9.61 19.9% Israel 10.02 12.19 21.7% South Africa 8.14 11.04 35.6% Kenya 4.58 15.11 230.3% Saudi Arabia 8.48 6.96 -17.9% Poland 8.44 8.91 5.6% Canada 7.16 10.08 40.8% Netherlands 8.79 8.69 -1.2% Mexico 5.94 8.77 47.5% Note: Top 25 destinations based on 2017-18 plastic exports by India Source: DGCI&S

Apr 17Aug 17 (USD Mn) 349.18 176.40 153.43 138.77 124.27 113.87 93.22 95.37 71.09 45.99 69.88 50.61 53.62 35.35 46.44 45.53 40.33 37.36 36.37 32.63 45.51 37.31 37.19 36.21 30.23

Apr 18Aug 18 (USD Mn) 411.79 428.15 186.90 160.82 130.53 134.76 146.51 105.24 90.91 82.73 69.08 75.82 56.32 53.09 70.82 50.33 47.58 49.12 46.48 57.89 38.15 37.75 42.31 40.54 54.00

Growth (%) 17.9% 142.7% 21.8% 15.9% 5.0% 18.3% 57.2% 10.4% 27.9% 79.9% -1.1% 49.8% 5.0% 50.2% 52.5% 10.6% 18.0% 31.5% 27.8% 77.4% -16.2% 1.2% 13.8% 12.0% 78.6%

India exported plastics to 186 countries in August 2018 as compared to 181 countries in August 2017. During August 2018, no plastics export were made from India to destination countries including Albania, Cape Verde Islands, Dominica, Guadeloupe, Korea Democratic Republic, Laos, Samoa, Sao Tome, St Kitts & Nevis, Tajikistan, and Turkmenistan. Plastics export from India to these countries were valued at USD 0.40 million in August 2017. New destination countries added by India for plastics export during August 2018 included Antigua, Aruba, Eritrea, French Guiana, Grenada, Guam, Luxembourg, Mayotte, Nauru Republic, San Marino, Solomon Islands, South Sudan, Saint Lucia, Saint Vincent, Vanuatu Republic, Virgin Islands (US). Plastics export from India to these countries were valued at USD 0.40 million in August 2018.

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Analysis of India's Plastics Export – August 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 – August 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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