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S5W-05797: Gordon Lindhurst (Lothian)

Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party

Date lodged: 20 December 2016

To ask the Scottish Government what percentage of exports from Scotland to outside of the EU in each of the last 10 years has been to India.

Answered by: Keith Brown 10 January 2017

The Scottish Government produce estimates of international exports in the Exports Statistics Scotland publication. The latest published figures show Scottish exports to India were worth £205 million in 2014. This is equal to 1.4% of total exports to non-EU countries. The following table shows these figures for the last 10 years.

Scottish Exports (£ million) to India and non-EU Countries, 2005 to 2014

 

2005

2006

2007

2008

2009

2010

2011

2012

2013

2014

Exports to India

120

145

190

240

235

215

220

235

220

205

Exports to non-EU Countries

8,845

9,280

10,260

11,105

11,125

11,995

13,110

14,045

15,110

15,170

% of non-EU exports to India

1.4%

1.6%

1.9%

2.2%

2.1%

1.8%

1.7%

1.7%

1.5%

1.4%

Source: Export Statistics Scotland 2014