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Ready made garments of cost US $809.704Mn exported in first four months of existing financial year

ISLAMABAD: Ready made garments of cost US $ 809.704 million is exported during first four months of existing financial year, as compared to exports of US $ 804.543 million of the consequent phase of last year. Throughout the time span from July to October, 2018-19, entire garments exported from the country witnessed 0.63% growth as about 14,303 thousand dozens of the ready made garments exported as compared to the exports of 12,011 thousand dozens of similar period of preceding year. According to Pakistan Bureau of…

Pakistan Gold imports elevated by 24.28% in FY18

ISLAMABAD: Pakistan's gold imports amplified by almost 24.28% in the FY18, compared to the same period in last year. The statistics revealed by Pakistan Bureau of Statistics (PBS) clearly stated that Pakistan imported gold of value $20.713 million during July-June (2017-18) against the import f worth $16.667 million in July-June (2016-17), which explains increase of import by 24.28%. Pakistan has traded in 509 kilograms of gold in FY18, compared to the last year's import of 440 kilograms, presenting augmentation of 15.68%.…

July started with a down inflation trend by 0.06%

ISLAMABAD: Just before general elections of 2018, July showed downward trend in inflation by 0.06% comparatively to previous period. According to data revealed by Pakistan Bureau of Statistics (PBS) on Friday, the Sensitive Price Indicator (SPI) for various income faction the points recorded were   230.11 points compared to 230.25 points of previous week. This month last year, the SPI for the collective group showed rise of 4.64 percent. The weekly SPI addressed the results with bottom 2007, 2008=100, covering 17…

Fish exports increased to more than 16%

ISLAMABAD: The fish exports showed hike of about 16.33% during the initial period of fiscal year (2017-18) comparatively to that of last year. The data of Pakistan Bureau of Statistics (PBS) revealed that, Pakistani seafood that is sold abroad costs around $423.996 million for the month of July to May (2017-18) in comparison to July-May (2016-17) when it was $364.481 million. The trade of fish exports has showed a tremendous rise from 143,313 metric tons to 178,906 metric tons in the period of 2017-2018. Pakistan has…

19.28% Increase in mobile phones imports in first 11 months

ISLAMABAD: Mobile phones imports showed tremendous growth of 19.28% in first eleven months (July-May) of 2017-18 as it remained US $ 759.969 million. During same period of July-May 2016-17, the imports registered were US $ 637.14 million. Mobile phone imports in May 2018, valued at $81.362 million, increased by 25.64 per cent when compared to US $ 64.76 million imports in May 2017. The Month on Month, the imports have increased by 7.72 percent as compared to US$ 75.53 million in April 2018. According to data…

Increase in worth of Rice Exports- US$ 1.889bn in 11 months of FY 2017-18

ISLAMABAD: The rice exported from the country during 11 months of current financial year registered 29.15% growth as compared to the exports of corresponding period of last year as about 3.842 million metric tons of rice worth US$ 1.889 billion. According to the data provided by Pakistan Bureau of Statistics, the exports of rice was recorded at 3.889 million metric tons valuing US$ 1.463 billion during same period of last year. During the period from July-May, 2017-18, 461,472 metric tons of basmati rice worth US$…