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Textile exports french envoy lauds role of Shabir Ahmed

PAR Aug 19, 2016 0

French ambassador Martine Dorance lauded the role of leading businessman and textile exporter Shabir Ahmed in strengthening trade relations between Pa...

Hopes of Karachi Textile City fetching $2b in exports fading fast

PAR Aug 19, 2016 0

Any hope that the Karachi Textile City will achieve the export target of $2 billion and generate 80,000 jobs has died down after the proposal to close...

Textile millers oppose imposition of GIDC

PAR Aug 19, 2016 0

The textile millers have strongly objected to the imposition of Gas Infrastructure Development Cess (GIDC) with retrospective effect, saying that the...

Faisalabad Customs detects Rs 1.5m tax evasion by JK Spinning Mills

par Aug 19, 2016 0

FAISALABAD: The Customs Duty and Tax Remission on Export (DTRE) branch has detected tax evasion and short payment of duty and taxes amounting to Rs 1....

Carbon emission initiative: 43 textile mills in Punjab play praiseworthy role

PAR Aug 11, 2016 0

Under the initiative of reduction in the carbon emissions, some 43 textile mills in Punjab have realised a saving of 11MW, equivalent to 42234 TCO2 re...

Marked reduction in textile products squanders GSP Plus opportunity away

PAR Aug 10, 2016 0

Lack of enabling environment and marked reduction in textile products has mitigated benefits of the generalized system of preferences (GSP) Plus from...

SPC holds training workshop

PAR Aug 5, 2016 0

The Sustainable Production Centre (SPC) organised a training workshop at the APTMA Punjab office for the textile industry professionals and Utility Ma...

Textile exports fall by 7.42 percent in fiscal year 2016

PAR Jul 25, 2016 0

The country''s textile exports declined by 7.42 percent during the just concluded fiscal year as compared to subsequent fiscal year of 2014-15 after e...

Nine firms to participate in China home textiles expo

PAR Jul 22, 2016 0

Nine companies from Pakistan will participate in Intertextile Shanghai Home Textiles exhibition schedule to be held from August 24 to 27, in Shanghai....

July-May towel export down by $733.584 million

PAR Jul 20, 2016 0

The country's towel export went down to $733.584 million in July-May 2015-16 by 0.48 percent, official figures say. The total towel export fall stands...

July-May period: towel export falls to $733.58 million

PAR Jul 19, 2016 0

The country's towel export declined to $733.584 million in July-May 2015-16 by 0.48 percent, official figures said. The total towel export fall stands...

PRGMEA says surge in yarn prices hitting apparel sector

PAR Jul 19, 2016 0

Pakistan Readymade Garment Manufacturers and Exporters Association (PRGMEA) chief co-ordinator Ijaz Khokhar said that a surge in yarn prices by almost...

Independent feeders-fed textile mills seek gas supply

PAR Jul 16, 2016 0

Textile mills depending upon power supply from independent feeders have urged the Ministry of Petroleum and Natural Resources to expedite the process...

Purchase of lint from ginners by TCP: APTMA describes it as 'imprudent' approach

PAR Jul 14, 2016 0

All Pakistan Textile Mills Association (APTMA) Chairman Tariq Saud has expressed concerns over the government's consideration to allow the Trading Cor...

Better demand outlook: world cotton price rise to benefit local textile players

PAR Jul 14, 2016 0

International cotton prices have gained 13 percent in last three trading days to reach 2-year high mainly due to lower expected inventory levels predi...