Imports too increased by a marginal 0.7 per cent to USD 9.84 billion during the week, the official added.
The trade deficit narrowed to USD 2.54 billion.
Exports of organic and inorganic chemicals stood at USD 617 million during the period.
However, some sectors which recorded negative growth include meat, dairy and poultry products; oil meals; and fruits and vegetables.
Further, gold imports increased by 70.7 per cent to USD 391.9 million during the week. Imports of petroleum products dipped 29.5 per cent to USD 951.7 million.
Exports in December 2020 and January had recorded positive growth.