Tag: Ministry of Commerce

Export of Sugar - EPD Circular Letter No. 10 of 2017

PAR Apr 10, 2017 0

Authorized Dealers (ADs) may find enclosed Ministry of Commerce’s Office Memorandum No. 7(2)/2012-Exp.III dated March 30, 2017 regarding the above sub...

Ministry-Nepra war of words intensifying

PAR Feb 10, 2017 0

The war of words between Ministry of Water and Power and National Electric Power Regulatory Authority (Nepra) is intensifying as the Ministry has sent...

Pakistan, Thailand fail to reach deal on TRMs

Faizan Haroon Jan 23, 2017 0

ISLAMABAD: Pakistan and Thailand have reportedly failed to reach an agreement on Tariff Reduction Modalities (TRMs) for the proposed Free Trade Agreem...

Export of Sugar - EPD Circular Letter No. 01 of 2017

PAR Jan 20, 2017 0

Authorized Dealers (ADs) may find enclosed Ministry of Commerce’s Office Memorandum No. 7(2)/2012-Exp.III dated January 6, 2017 regarding the above su...

Senate Commerce body for separation of whey powder from milk powder

PAR Jan 10, 2017 0

ISLAMABAD: The Senate Standing Committee on Commerce has recommended separation of quality of whey power from milk powder. In this regard, Ministry of...

Minister sets aside SAB recommendations on sugar export quantity

PAR Jan 4, 2017 0

Commerce Minister, Engineer Khurram Dastgir Khan is said to have set aside the recommendations of Sugar Advisory Board (SAB) on sugar export quantity...

Ministry earns NA body's ire for steep fall in rice exports to Iran

PAR Nov 1, 2016 0

The Ministry of Commerce on Monday earned the ire of a parliamentary panel over decline of rice export to Iran during last five years, saying the mini...

Pak trade deficit against Indonesia soars up to $1,849m from $799m in last 5 years

PAR Oct 18, 2016 0

ISLAMABAD: Pakistan’s trade deficit with Indonesia has increased more than one hundred percent during the last five years. In the financial year 2011-...

Substantial rise in chilli exports not possible without quality seeds: Shah

PAR Sep 21, 2016 0

Chairman Senate Standing Committee on Food Security and Research Syed Muzaffar Hussain Shah said on Tuesday that the export of chilies would not witne...

Pakistan’s trade deficit widens 27.3%

PAR Sep 10, 2016 0

External trade figures continued to present a dismal state of affairs, deepening apprehensions about the challenges ahead for the country. Pakistan p...

Fertilizer companies ECC allows conditional export of CAN

PAR Sep 2, 2016 0

Economic Co-ordination Committee (ECC) of the Cabinet has allowed export of Calcium Ammonium Nitrate (CAN) to fertilizer companies on the condition th...

Wheat import Food ministry waits for input on duty increase proposal

PAR Aug 24, 2016 0

The Ministry of Commerce and Ministry of Finance have yet to give their response to the proposal of enhancing the regulatory duty on wheat import from...

Ministry of Commerce consults stakeholders on import, export policy orders

PAR Aug 11, 2016 0

The Ministry of Commerce (MoC) has started preparing Export Policy Order (EPO) and Import Policy Order (IPO) in consultation with stakeholders. The E...

Freight subsidy to sugar mills: National Assembly body refuses to withdraw ''case'' from NAB

PAR Jul 22, 2016 0

National Assembly''s Standing Committee on Industries and Production on Thursday refused to withdraw inquiry authentication from National Accountabili...

Millers seeking to export more sugar

PAR Jul 14, 2016 0

Some sugar owners are said to be lobbying to convince the government to allow them to export the remaining 0.31 million tons of sugar out of the 0.5 m...