Tag: metric tons

Seafood export surges 13 percent

PAR Apr 5, 2017 0

Pakistan's seafood export surged by 13 percent to $239.798 million in July-Feb 2017, according to the official figures. Rise in the seafood export now...

Pulses’ import rises 40.35 percent

PAR Feb 28, 2017 0

Pakistan grows its dependency on import of pulses 40.35 percent to $491 million in July-January 2016-17, official figures say. Pulses import growth we...

Seafood of $183.451 mln, meat $105.690 mln exported in 6 months

PAR Jan 30, 2017 0

ISLAMABAD, Jan 30 (APP): Fish and fish preparations worth of $183.451 million exported from the country during first half ofcurrent financial year as...

Fruits worth $189.583 mln, vegetables $59.753 mln exported in last six months

PAR Jan 25, 2017 0

Fruit exports from the country during first six months of current financial year increased by 10.53 percent as compared to the exports of the correspo...

Fisheries products worth $367 million exported in 2015-16

PAR Jan 24, 2017 0

Pakistan exported 130,358 metric tons of fisheries products worth $367 million during the financial year 2015-16, it is learnt. According to official...

First-come-first-served rule for surplus sugar export: SBP

PAR Jan 20, 2017 0

The State Bank of Pakistan (SBP) said on Thursday that export quota to sugar mills would be allocated on first-come-first-served basis and only surplu...

Surplus commodity export: Sindh's, Punjab's pleas forwarded to ECC

PAR Jan 13, 2017 0

The government on Thursday informed the Senate that a request from Punjab and Sindh provinces has been forwarded to Economic Co-ordination Council (EC...

Producers of urea blamed for low sale of surplus urea stock

PAR Jan 10, 2017 0

The government has reportedly held local producers of urea responsible for the low sale of surplus imported stock of urea available with National Fert...

Cotton market in steady mode

PAR Dec 30, 2016 0

Domestic cotton prices are generally steady as mills pick up better quality of cotton as the calendar year is approaching into an end. There is antici...

Import of dry fruits surges by over 26 percent

PAR Dec 29, 2016 0

The country's import of dry fruits surged by over 26 percent to $69.179 million in July-November 2016, Pakistan Bureau of Statistics says. Dry fruits...

ECC approves 225,000 tons of sugar export from surplus stocks

PAR Dec 29, 2016 0

The Economic Coordination Committee (ECC) of the cabinet on Wednesday approved export of 225,000  tons of sugar, spurred by an expected surplus of mor...

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...