Details of Export and Import Basket of Bangladesh

EXPORT EARNINGS FROM MAJOR COMMODITIES

Commodities  

Export earnings1 (In Mn. US$)

Annual absolute change (in Mn.US$) Annual percentage Change (%) Share in total export (%)
July-June 2012-13 July-June 2013-14 July-June 2014-15 July-June 2013-14 July-June 2014-15 July-June 2013-14 July-June 2014-15 July-June 2013-14 July-June 2014-15
Woven garments        11039.85      12442.07      13064.61      1402.22     622.54          12.70          5.00          41.22         41.86
Knitwear                     10475.88      12049.81       12426.79     1573.93      376.98         15.02          3.13          39.92         39.82
Home textiles               791.52         792.53           804.34          1.01             11.81           0.13            1.49          2.63          2.58
Jute goods                   800.69         698.10           756.96         -102.59         58.86          -12.81           8.43           2.31        2.43
Footwear                      419.32          550.11           673.27        130.79         123.16          31.19         22.39            1.82        2.16
Bicycle                          105.08          112.89           126.06          7.81            13.17            7.43          11.67            0.37        0.40
Plastic Products           84.51            85.70            100.57          1.19            14.87            1.41          17.35            0.28        0.32
Electric products         63.09           54.63             90.11            -8.46            35.48           -13.41           64.95          0.18       0.29
Engineering products  48.73         63.06             83.03            14.33           19.97             29.41           31.67          0.21        0.27
Pharmaceuticals           59.82         69.24             72.64             9.42             3.40              15.75            4.91          0.23        0.23
Tobacco                         60.18         58.68             68.45           -1.50             9.77             -2.49         16.65            0.19        0.22

(Source: Export Promotion Bureau)

IMPORT PAYMENTS FOR MAJOR COMMODITIES

 

Commodities

Import payments* (In Mn. US$) Annual absolute change (in Mn.US$) Annual percentage Change (%) Share in total import (%)
July-June 2012-13 July-June 2013-14 July-June 2014-15 July-June 2013-14 July-June 2014-15 July-June 2013-14 July-June 2014-15 July-June 2013-14 July-June 2014-15
Raw materials       13037.54     14724.60      15181.29       1687.06         456.69          12.94             3.10             39.59          39.48
Consumer goods    3299.97       4586.58        4749.59        1286.61         163.01          38.99             3.55             12.33          12.35
Machinery misc   2924.74       3522.40        3772.00         597.66          249.60          20.43             7.09              9.47             9.81
Petroleum                4390.13       4577.35        3462.44         187.22        -1114.91          4.26            -24.36           12.31          9.00
Intermediate goods  2873.39       2836.30        3354.33         -37.09          518.03           -1.29            18.26             7.63          8.72
Capital machinery  2117.11       2518.30        3096.84         401.19          578.54          18.95            22.97             6.77             8.05
Others                     3715.64       4423.31        4838.75         707.67          415.44          19.05             9.39             11.89          12.58

(Source: Bangladesh Bank)