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US$ 2.57mn
FDI inflows to India from April 2000-March 2021

US$ 2.57mn

was the value of bilateral trade in 2020-2021

3,106
Overseas Indians living in Afghanistan

Financial and military support

from the international community, particularly the USA

Gas, oil and minerals

offer high potential prospects for extraction

Agricuture

growing at an average annual rate of 11.5%

GDP

The expected growth rate of Afghanistan's (GDP) in 2020 is 3.0%

India's Exports and Imports to Afghanistan

Values in US $ Millions

S.No. \Year 2014-2015 2015-2016 2016-2017 2017-2018 2018-2019
1 EXPORT 422.56 526.6 506.34 709.75 715.44
2 %Growth 24.62 -3.85 40.17 0.8
3 India’s Total Export 310,338.48 262,291.09 275,852.43 303,526.16 330,078.09
4 %Growth -15.48 5.17 10.03 8.75
5 %Share 0.14 0.2 0.18 0.23 0.22
6 IMPORT 261.91 307.9 292.9 433.78 435.44
7 %Growth 17.56 -4.87 48.1 0.38
8 India’s Total Import 448,033.41 381,007.76 384,357.03 465,580.99 514,078.42
9 %Growth -14.96 0.88 21.13 10.42
10 %Share 0.06 0.08 0.08 0.09 0.08
11 TOTAL TRADE 684.47 834.5 799.24 1,143.53 1,150.89
12 %Growth 21.92 -4.22 43.08 0.64
13 India’s Total Trade 758,371.89 643,298.84 660,209.46 769,107.15 844,156.51
14 %Growth -15.17 2.63 16.49 9.76
15 %Share 0.09 0.13 0.12 0.15 0.14
16 TRADE BALANCE 160.65 218.7 213.44 275.97 280
17 India’s Trade Balance -137,694.93 -118,716.67 -108,504.60 -162,054.83 -184,000.33

 

Afghanistan Chamber of Commerce & Investment

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Chaman-e Hozuri, Next to Kabul Nendari, Kabul, Afghansitan.

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Invest India

+91-11-23048155

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Vigyan Bhavan Annexe, Maulana Azad Road, New Delhi 110001

Embassy of India, Kabul

00-873-763095560 (satellite tel), 00-93-20-2200185

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Wazir Akbar Khan
Kabul, Afghanistan

Commercial Representative

+93-20-2200185

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Second Secretary

Commercial Representative

+93 702222085 / WhatsApp No. +91-9999400392

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Ramesh Kamra

Vice Consul (Admin, DDO & Com)

Commercial Representative

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+93 700320746

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Shri Deepankar

Consul(Cons & Com), Head of Chancery

Opportunities

Agricultural exports

    Non-alcoholic beverages other than waters of 2202.10 (not incl. fruit/veg. … (220290)

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    Birds’ eggs, in shell, fresh/presvd./cooked (040700)

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    Sugr refind contng flvrng or clrng matter (170191)

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    Wheat/meslin flour (110100)
    Malt extract; oth. food preps. of flour/groats/meal/starch/malt extact [see … (190190)

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    Chocolate & oth. food preps. cont. cocoa (excl. of 1806.20-1806.32) (180690)

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    Milk & cream, concentrated (excl. in powder), unsweetened (040291)
    Milk in powder/granules/oth. solid form, fat content by wt. not >1.5% (040210)

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    Bananas, incl. plantains, fresh/dried (080300)
    Vegetables, n.e.s., fresh/chilled (070990)

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    Beans of the species Vigna mungo (L.)/Hepper/Vigna radiata (L.) Wilczek, dr … (071331)

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Minerals

priority sectors

Here are the leading sectors of opportunities for foreign investors

Top Import/ Export Items

India's top import from Afghanistan
  • Gold
  • Spices
  • Fruits and nuts
  • Construction stones
  • Wool
  • Gums and resin
India's top export to Afghanistan
  • Fabric and clothing
  • Pharmaceutical products and equipment
  • Tobacco products
  • Consumer appliances
  • Heavy machinery

Bilateral Investors

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