However, looking into the good order booking position for food including processed food, pharma, medical and diagnostic products, technical textiles, chemical, plastics, electronics and networking products, "we should endeavor to take exports to USD 350 billion in 2021-22," he added.
He suggested that the government should focus on sectors where major imports are happening and boost traditional sectors, which are important for exports as well as employment.
During April-November 2020-21, exports dipped by 17.8 per cent to USD 173.66 billlion. India's exports dipped by 4.78 per cent to USD 314.31 billion in 2019-20.
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