National Accounts

Export of Some Major Commodities from Nepal

Value in '000 Rs.

      F.Y. 2012/13 (2069/70) F.Y. 2013/14 (2070/71) F.Y. 2014/15 (2071/72) Annual Change % in value
S.N Commodities Unit Quantity  Value  Quantity  Value  Quantity  Value   compared to previous year 
                  F.Y. 2013/14 F.Y. 2014/15
1 Woolen Carpet Sq.Mtr.       528,611    5,660,341       607,431    7,384,950       625,437    6,943,061 30.5 -6.0
2 Readymade Garments Pcs.  11,804,471    3,824,297  14,053,256    5,604,905  12,843,729    5,287,982 46.6 -5.7
3 Hides & Skins Sq.ft.  16,326,467    1,237,932  14,931,583    1,392,447  15,549,787    1,339,604 12.5 -3.8
4 Lentils Kg.  21,961,195    2,677,319  17,341,147    2,047,632    9,881,288    1,257,962 -23.5 -38.6
5 Cardamom Kg.    5,102,811    3,849,995    4,913,890    4,270,372    2,930,339    3,839,811 10.9 -10.1
6 Tea Kg.  10,708,598    2,043,220  11,395,744    2,029,439  11,142,480    2,006,877 -0.7 -1.1
7 Ginger Kg.  62,843,364    1,332,453  20,415,666       449,901  24,548,657       464,921 -66.2 3.3
8 Vegetable fats and oil Kg.    1,810,862       146,771    2,901,825       195,485    1,055,780        74,656 33.2 -61.8
9 Noodles, pasta and like           601,396         822,493         917,402 36.8 11.5
10 Medicinal Herbs        1,272,947      1,602,190    4,294,065    1,626,121 25.9 1.5
11 Essential Oils Kg.        64,202        87,037        42,159       161,034        29,281       172,010 85.0 6.8
12 Juices        3,806,099      4,442,450      4,789,266 16.7 7.8
13 Rosin and resin acid    14,017,403    1,331,758  13,467,564    1,437,496  13,983,516    1,777,687 7.9 23.7
14 Dentifrices (toothpaste)           937,448      1,133,327         985,587 20.9 -13.0
15 Yarns ( Polyester, Cotton and others)        5,835,539      6,434,341      6,646,222 10.3 3.3
16 Textiles        5,399,932      5,653,142      5,141,494 4.7 -9.1
17 Woolen and Pashmina shawls        2,179,794      2,821,451      2,645,919 29.4 -6.2
18 Jute bags and sacks        2,545,345      2,420,062      2,302,660 -4.9 -4.9
19 Cotton sacks and bags           522,188         521,973         507,607 0.0 -2.8
20 Felt           517,258         895,164    4,668,433    1,150,302 73.1 28.5
21 Headgear and parts thereof           660,156         682,269         693,634 3.3 1.7
22 Handicrafts ( Painting, Sculpture and statuary)           530,318         590,644         727,457 11.4 23.2
23 Nepalese paper and paper Products           549,866         651,737         595,092 18.5 -8.7
24 Articles of silver jewellery           194,111         223,366         211,758 15.1 -5.2
25 Footwear        1,702,452      1,965,494      2,363,112 15.5 20.2
26 Iron and Steel products      11,637,554    11,831,546    10,276,634 1.7 -13.1
27 Copper and articles thereof        1,636,940      1,909,156      1,662,157 16.6 -12.9
28 Meat and edible meat offal           711,406         662,446         790,026 -6.9 19.3
29 Others      13,918,838    21,124,123    19,443,441 51.8 -8.0
  Total      77,350,709    91,361,036    86,640,462 18.1 -5.2
Source: Foreign Trade Statistics of Nepal Fiscal Year 2071/72); Trade & Promotion Center