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Pakistan Market Price Bulletin, June 2018

PAR Jun 21, 2018 0

In May 2018, the prices of wheat and wheat flour decreased by 3.8% and 3.4%, respectively, over April 2018; the price of rice Irri-6 increased by 1.5%...

Comment, by invitiation: Don’t let Chinese imports kill Pakistan’s local industry

PAR May 21, 2018 0

Last week we heard Mr Younus Dagha, Secretary Commerce, argue in this space that attracting Chinese investors to Pakistan can be an important way to c...

TDAP holds moot on export of guargum

PAR May 11, 2018 0

Trade Development Authority of Pakistan (TDAP) ,sub-regional office , Hyderabad organised a seminar on Export Potential of Guargum recently at Mithi,...

TDAP holds seminar on export potential of guargum

PAR May 10, 2018 0

Trade Development Authority of Pakistan (TDAP), sub-regional office Hyderabad, organised a seminar on export potential of ‘guargum’ the other day at M...

Australian sugar industry sours as competing nations create a global glut, causing a price drop

PAR May 9, 2018 0

The world's largest sugar-producing nations, including Australia, are questioning whether Indian and Pakistani exports are breaching trade rules. Lar...

Chinese firms seek partners in Pakistan

PAR May 9, 2018 0

A delegation of Chinese companies, led by Director, Division of Asian Affairs, Department of Commerce of Shandong province, Jia Jiqing, has expressed...

Bilateral trade between Pakistan, Netherlands crossed $1.21bn in 2016-17

PAR May 8, 2018 0

Ambassador of Netherlands to Pakistan, Ardi Stoios-Braken called on the Federal Secretary Commerce Mohammad Younus Dagha on Monday in Islamabad. Secre...

Nestle Pakistan joins hands with PARC to highlight water wastage issues

PAR Apr 12, 2018 0

KARACHI: To commemorate the celebration of World Water Day, Nestlé Pakistan joined hands with the Pakistan Agriculture Research Council (PARC) to high...

Yurdakul urges Pakistani business community to enhance trade with Turkey

PAR Apr 2, 2018 0

Turkish Ambassador to Pakistan Mustafa Yurdakul has said that business community of both countries should play their role to enhance bilateral trade,...

South Asia to become ‘global leader’ in agri trade: SAARC VP

PAR Mar 29, 2018 0

SAARC Vice President Iftikhar Ali Malik Wednesday said adopting a unanimous market-oriented agricultural policy could make South Asian region a world...

Pakistani, Afghan traders to unveil policy to enhance economic connectivity

PAR Mar 28, 2018 0

ISLAMABAD: Pakistani and Afghan traders are developing a cross-border stakeholders’ policy advocacy draft for reducing trust deficit and enhancing eco...

Paper & Board Rates In Pakistan 21 March 2018

PAR Mar 22, 2018 0

21st Mar, 2018 ):B.P.Board 5.1 Century Paper 65 Cherat Pack 175.71 Merit Packaging 20.07 Packages Ltd 559.13 Roshan Packages 33.91 Security Paper 12...

Pakistan open for all investors, minister dismisses notion 'Chinese are taking over'

PAR Mar 21, 2018 0

Pakistan expects net foreign direct investment (FDI) to jump about 60 percent in 2017/2018, the chairman of Pakistan's Board of Investment said, but s...

Rupee nosedives to 118 against mighty dollar amid economic strains

PAR Mar 21, 2018 0

LAHORE: The rupee Tuesday depreciated Rs7.40 against the US dollar ($) after opening at Rs114.00 in ready session, and went as high as Rs118.00 in the...

APFMA wants ST exemption for Pakistan-based foam makers

PAR Mar 21, 2018 0

President of All Pakistan Foam Manufactures Association (APFMA), Nawaz Jadoon, has urged the chairman of Federal Board of Revenue (FBR) to ensure leve...