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Product-wise Export of Synthetic Fibres under Major Petrochemicals during 2016-17 & 2017-18

May 15, 2019 Author : OGD PMU Team

Synthetic Fibre products namely Acrylic Fibre, Nylon Filament Yarn, Nylon Industrial Yarn/Tyre Cord, Polyester Filament Yarn, Polyester Staple Fibre, Polypropylene Filament Yarn, Polypropylene Staple Fibre and Elastomeric/Spandex Filament Yarn were exported under Major Petrochemicals during 2010-11 to 2017-18.

Compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of 6.94%, 9.62%, -12.04%, 9.06%, 5.88%, -5.16%, 46.85% and 50.05% has been observed in export of Acrylic Fibre, Nylon Filament Yarn, Nylon Industrial Yarn/Tyre Cord, Polyester Filament Yarn, Polyester Staple Fibre, Polypropylene Filament Yarn, Polypropylene Staple Fibre and Elastomeric/Spandex Filament Yarn respectively during 2010-11 to 2017-18. Top 3 Synthetic Fibre Products in terms of export of Petrochemicals during 2017-18 were Polypropylene Filament Yarn, Polypropylene Staple Fibre and Acrylic Fibre.

Export of Acrylic Fibre was 47911 metric tonne during 2015-16. It has increased by 0.88% to 48332 metric tonne during 2016-17 over 2015-16. We have seen annual decline of -18.87% in export of Acrylic Fibre during 2017-18 to 39213 metric tonne. Annual growth of 116.16% has been found in export of Nylon Filament Yarn to 4014 metric tonne during 2017-18 against 1857 metric tonne during 2016-17. Whereas it was 1639 metric tonne during 2015-16. We have observed annual growth of 9.91% in export of Nylon Industrial Yarn/Tyre Cord to 1620 metric tonne during 2017-18 versus 1474 metric tonne during 2016-17.

During 2017-18, Export of Polyester Filament Yarn, Polyester Staple Fibre, Polypropylene Filament Yarn, Polypropylene Staple Fibre and Elastomeric/Spandex Filament Yarn was 717714, 227441, 869, 9497 and 685 metric tonne respectively. Annual growth of -4.05%, 6.33%, -58.16%, -2.64% and 124.59% has been seen in Export of Polyester Filament Yarn, Polyester Staple Fibre, Polypropylene Filament Yarn, Polypropylene Staple Fibre and Elastomeric/Spandex Filament Yarn respectively during 2017-18 versus 2016-17.

Note: Figures of QTY are in Metric Tonne; Figures of VAL are in Rs. Lakh; Source: DGCI & S, Kolkata, Ministry of Commerce & Industry; Disclaimer: Department of Chemicals and Petrochemicals does not take responsibility for the accuracy of the information or any loss arising from the use of information. ** Data to be released on half yearly basis. Annual data for the previous years and for the period from April to September for the current year will be released in the last fortnight of January and annual data up to the last financial year will be released in the last fortnight of July. Revision in the data base, if required, will be done in the first week of April and October.

Dataset URL: https://data.gov.in/resources/export-major-petrochemicals-product-wise-group-wise-2010-11-2018-19-upto-september-2018

Resource Title: Export of Major Petrochemicals – Product wise / Group wise from 2010-11 to 2018-19 (upto September 2018)

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Source: Ministry of Chemicals and Fertilizers , Department of Chemicals and Petrochemicals
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