export of India remained flat at $13.73 billion in September year-on-year while import
slightly picked up to $8.45 billion, showed RBI data.
In September 2016, India had exported services
worth U$13.77 billion. The import
grew 1.7 per cent from $8.30 billion last year.
In August 2017, the services
export was $13.7 billion while the import
came in at $8.66 billion.
Cumulatively, the services
export during April-September read $80.33 billion. Import
was valued at $46.74 billion in the first half of the fiscal, showed the data on India's International Trade in Services
released by the Reserve Bank of India
India is one of the major economies contributing to the world services
sector contributes to about 55 per cent of the country's gross domestic product.
The data for the latest month comes with a lag of 45 days.
The data published by the RBI is provisional and undergoes revision when the Balance of Payments (BoP) data is released on a quarterly basis.