Business India's exports fall for third month in a row; trade deficit narrows Updated : November 16, 2019 01:15 PM IST Imports too declined by 16.31 percent -- the steepest fall in more than three years -- to $37.39 billion in October. Out of the 30 key sectors, as many as 18 segments showed negative growth in exports during the month under review Trade deficit during the period narrowed to $94.72 billion as against $116.15 billion in April-October 2018-19. Subscribe to Moneycontrol PRO at just Rs.33/- per month for the first year. Use code SUPERPRO. Limited period offer. Available on Web and Android.