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India

In 2018, Alberta exported $83.46M worth of goods to India, making it the 32nd ranked country in terms of Alberta's exports.
In 2018, Alberta exported $83.46M worth of goods to India, making it the 32nd ranked country in terms of Alberta's exports.
In 2018, Alberta exported $83.46M worth of goods to India, making it the 32nd ranked country in terms of Alberta's exports.

About India

FAST FACTS

KEY INDUSTRIES Information Icon

ALBERTA EXPORTS TO INDIA Information Icon

VALUE OF ALBERTA EXPORTS TO INDIA
2017
$230.2M
+41.9% y/y
TRADING PARTNER RANK

#9

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VALUE OF INDIA IMPORTS
2017
$530.3B
-20.9% y/y
TOP IMPORT MARKETS
  • 1. China 16.6%

  • 2. United States 5.7%

  • 3. United Arab Emirates 5.4%

  • 4. Switzerland 5.1%

  • 5. Saudi Arabia 4.8%

ALBERTA-INDIA RELATIONS

  • India is projected to surpass China as the world’s most populous country by 2022
  • Over the past few years, India has grown as an export destination for Alberta; however, the level of trade is still below its potential.
  • Indian middle class doubled in size over an eight year period from 300 million in 2004 to 600 million in 2012.
  • In 1973, Calgary twinned with the Indian city of Jaipur.
  • From 1998-2008, Alberta’s provided over CDN $2 million for humanitarian and developmental projects in India. These funds match contributions raised by local Albertans to support projects aimed at improving the living conditions for people in underprivileged areas.

Trade Agreements:

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India-Alberta Relations

CONTACTS
For more information on Alberta’s trade and relationship with this market please contact:
Export Services
Ryan Radke Middle East and India Office Phone : 1-780-644-8188 Email: ryan.radke@gov.ab.ca
Investment Services
Carla Campbell Invest Alberta Phone : 403-355-4532 Email: carla.b.campbell@gov.ab.ca
International Offices
Alberta New Delhi Office Phone : 91-11-4178-2557 Email: albertanewdelhioffice@gov.ab.ca

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