Imports From China Fell To $16.60 Billion During April-July This Year: Centre

Union Minister Piyush Goyal said the government is committed to making Atmanirbhar Bharat and Make in India a success.

Imports From China Fell To $16.60 Billion During April-July This Year: Centre

India's imports from China were $23.45 billion in the corresponding period of last year. (File)

New Delhi:

India's imports from China during April-July 2020 decreased to $16.60 billion from $23.45 billion in the corresponding period of the previous year, the government informed the Rajya Sabha.

The information was given by Commerce and Industry Minister Piyush Goyal in a written reply.

On Monday, on being asked about over 27 per cent reduction in imports from China from April to August and if it was step towards making India self-reliant, Mr Goyal said the government was committed to making Atmanirbhar Bharat and Make in India a success.

He also said the government has rolled out Atmanirbhar Bharat package of Rs 20 lakh crore during the COVID-19 crisis.

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