Tag: PBS

Textile exports inch up by 8.55 percent during August

PAR Sep 21, 2017 0

Pakistan's textile exports inched up by 8.55 percent during August 2017 to $1.1724 billion from $1.080 billion for the same month of last fiscal year,...

Import of textile machinery down by 8.06 percent

par Sep 5, 2017 0

The country's import of textile machinery slowed down by 8.06 percent to $ 41.091 million in July 217, official figures say. Thus, fall in textile mac...

Fallacies behind Pakistan’s inflation rate

par Aug 7, 2017 0

According to latest estimates of the Pakistan Bureau of Statistics (PBS), inflation in the country has fallen for the third consecutive month. What i...

Wheat worth US$ 967,000 exported in previous year

par Jul 27, 2017 0

ISLAMABAD: As many as 3,676 metric tons of wheat worth US$ 967,000 exported during previous financial year (2016-17) as compared the exports of corres...

Textile exports continue to weaken

PAR May 23, 2017 0

Pakistan textile exports continue to slide as exports contracted to $10.296 billion during the first ten months of the current fiscal year, down by 0....

Ministry recommends exporting 0.2 million tons of sugar

PAR Mar 17, 2017 0

An inter-ministerial panel headed by Commerce Minister Engineer Khurram Dastgir has recommended export of an additional quantity of 0.2 million tons o...

First half rice exports down 18 percent, exporters seek relief

PAR Jan 27, 2017 0

The country's rice exports declined by 18 percent during the first half of this fiscal year (FY17), mainly due to stiff competition in the world marke...

H1 textile exports down 1.65 percent to $6.156 billion

PAR Jan 21, 2017 0

Textile exports declined by 1.65 percent to $6.156 billion during the first six months of the current fiscal year as compared to $6.2589 billion for t...

LSM data estimates 2,480 percent increase in sugar production in November

PAR Jan 19, 2017 0

Large Scale Manufacturing (LSM) data of November 2016 estimates 2,480 percent increase in sugar production as compared to November 2015, according to...

Fresh Fruits Export Surges 48.3pc in July-October

PAR Dec 5, 2016 0

The export of fresh fruits from the country witnessed a sharp increase of 48.3 per cent during first four months (July-October) of fiscal year 2016-17...

November Consumer Price Index: Inflation rate falls to 3.8% from previous month’s 4.2%

PAR Dec 2, 2016 0

The annual inflation rate fell to 3.8% in November following seasonal reduction in prices of perishable food items, data of the Pakistan Bureau of Sta...

Petroleum Production down 1.71pc in July-September

PAR Nov 26, 2016 0

The petroleum production during the first quarter of current fiscal year (Jul-Sept 2016-17) witnessed decrease of 1.71 percent compared to the corresp...

Large Scale Manufacturing Industries Grow 2.2PC in July-September

PAR Nov 24, 2016 0

The country's large scale manufacturing industries (LSMI) sector has witnessed growth of 2.20 per cent during first quarter (July-September) of curren...

Textile Exports Whitness Mild Growth in October

PAR Nov 23, 2016 0

The textile exports from the country witnessed positive growth of 0.59 percent during the month of October 2016 compared to the same month of last fis...

Import of insecticides decline by 5.25 percent

PAR Nov 16, 2016 0

Pakistan's import of insecticides declined by 5.25 percent to $45.086 million in July-September 2016, official figures say. According to Pakistan Bure...