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  • Indian Mission

US$ 182mn
Bilateral trade in 2020-2021

US$ 111.7mn

is bilateral trade value in 2019-20

3000
Indians work in Papua New Guinea in various projects

Concurrent Accreditation The Mission in Papua New Guinea also handles India's bilateral relations with Solomon Islands

Natural Gas

Discoveries in the Southern Highland, Western and Gulf Provinces have evoked interest in Indian companies

Mining

PNG has reserves of about 23 million ounces of gold and 500 million barrels of oil

Marine Exports

PNG is rich in marine resources

Commodity Trade

PNG is rich in timber, coffee, palm oil, cocoa, copra, and rubber, and is a major exporter of these items

India's Exports and Imports to Papua New Guinea

Investment Promotion Authority (IPA)

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PO Box 5053, Boroko, NCD 111, Papua New Guinea

CII

(+91) 11 45771000

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The Mantosh Sondhi Centre 23, Institutional Area, Lodi Road, New Delhi - 110 003 (India)

Indian Embassy of Papua New Guinea

(+675) 321 4291, 321 0528

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The High Commission of India, Port Moresby, Papua New Guinea.

Opportunities

Agricultural exports

    Mixtures of juices, unfermented & not cont. added spirit, whether or not co … (200990)

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    Non-alcoholic beverages other than waters of 2202.10 (not incl. fruit/veg. … (220290)
    Waters, incl. min. waters & aerated waters, cont. added sugar/oth. sweeteni … (220210)

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    Meat of bovine animals, frozen, boneless (020230)
    Meat of sheep (excl. lamb & carcasses), frozen, bone-in (020442)

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    Buckwheat (100810)
    OTHER DURUM WHEAT EXCL SEED (100119)
    OTHER WHEAT AND MESLIN (100199)
    Semi-milled/wholly milled rice, whether or not polished/glazed (100630)

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    Food preps., n.e.s. (210690)

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    Food preps., n.e.s. (210690)

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Priority Sectors

Here are the leading sectors of opportunities for foreign investors

Top Import/ Export Items

India's top import from Papua New Guinea
  • Gold, copper, ores & concentrates
  • Timber
  • Copra
  • Marine products
  • Coffee, vanilla and cocoa
India's top export to Papua New Guinea
  • Textiles
  • Machinery & equipment
  • Food items
  • Pharmaceuticals, surgical items
  • Soap, washing powder
  • Paper pulp

Bilateral Investors

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