Tag: decline

Engro Foods’ profit drops by 25pc to Rs2.4bn

PAR Feb 4, 2017 0

KARACHI: Engro Foods posted a net profit of Rs2.4 billion for 2016, down 25 per cent from Rs3.2bn a year ago. In the fourth quarter (Oct-Dec) alone,...

Growth rate of POL’s total sales stands at 9.0 percent on YoY basis

PAR Feb 3, 2017 0

Total energy sales for Petroleum Oil and Lubricant (POL) clocked-in at 2.05 million tons during January 2017, down 2.0 per cent on month-on-month basi...

US natural gas futures fall

PAR Feb 2, 2017 0

US natural gas futures on Tuesday dropped to a three-week low, falling by almost 11 percent from last week's high, on forecasts for warmer-than-normal...

GTex Expo concludes with $18 million deals

PAR Jan 24, 2017 0

The three-day GTex International B2B Textile Machinery Brand Expo concluded with $18 million matured deals at the Expo Centre here Sunday. Sindh Trans...

FPCCI seeks incentives for horticulture exporters

PAR Jan 17, 2017 0

Chairman, Regional Standing Committee on Horticulture Exports, of Federation of Pakistan Chambers of Commerce & Industry (FPCCI), Ahmad Jawad has...

Cotton prices firm on modest trading activity

PAR Jan 16, 2017 0

Prices held the present levels on the cotton market on Saturday in the process of modest trading activity, dealers said. The official spot rate was un...

Cotton economy to benefit from export package

PAR Jan 13, 2017 0

Last Tuesday the Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif announced a Rs 180 billion package of incentives for the sagging export sector which is expected to give...

Ministry hints at cancelling sugar export plan

PAR Jan 10, 2017 0

Commerce Minister, Engineer Khurram Dastgir Khan has convened a meeting of sugar price monitoring committee on Wednesday amid reports that sugar price...

Prices of essential food items show modest decline

PAR Jan 9, 2017 0

Prices of essential food items, including vegetable, pulses, fruits, and others, have witnessed a slight decline in retail market, according to survey...

Government extends a helping hand to Brexit-hit horticultural exporters

PAR Jan 4, 2017 0

Realising the losses suffered by exporters after the Brexit, the federal government has assured horticultural exporters to help overcome losses. Feder...

Cotton prices firm on emerging demand by spinners

PAR Dec 29, 2016 0

The trade activity improved on the cotton market on Wednesday as spinners and mills took interest in fresh buying, dealers said. The official spot rat...