Tag: metric tons

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

Clara 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

Clara 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

Clara 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

Clara 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

Clara 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...