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NEW DELHI : India's exports rose for the first time in seven months in February growing by 2.91% to $27.65 billion, according to the commerce ministry data released on Friday.

Imports too grew by 2.48% to $37.5 billion, leaving a trade deficit of USD 9.85 billion as against $9.72 billion in February 2019.

Oil imports jumped by 14.26% to$10.76 billion in February compared to 9.41 billion in the year-ago month.

Exports during April-February this fiscal dipped by 1.5% to $292.91 billion.

Imports during the period declined by 7.30% to $436 billion, leaving a trade deficit of $143.12 billion.

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