Tag: textile sector

New export package

par Jan 12, 2017 0

Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif has announced a whopping Rs 180 billion package to boost the country’s export sector over the next five years.The package...

PHMA hails export package

Clara Jan 12, 2017 0

Adil Butt, Chairman Pakistan Hosiery Manufacturers and Exporters Association (PHMA) has lauded the Prime Minister for announcing the long awaited Expo...

Cotton prices make modest gains

Clara Jan 10, 2017 0

Cotton prices maintained slight gains amid restricted selling by ginners, dealers said on the local market on Monday. The official spot rate was uncha...

PBIF chief urges government to help revive textile industry

Clara Jan 7, 2017 0

President of Pakistan Businessmen and Intellectuals Forum (PBIF) Mian Zahid Hussain has said Pakistan is losing yarn market to Vietnam. "Pakistan has...

CAPTA says government cash incentives to hurt genuine exporters

Clara Jan 5, 2017 0

The country's value-added textile sector has rejected the government's consideration of custom rebate and cash subsidies, fearing the move would furth...

APTMA-SB for withdrawal of 4 percent import duty on raw cotton

Clara Jan 3, 2017 0

All Pakistan Textile Mills Association (APTMA) Sindh-Balochistan Zone has appealed to the government for the removal of 4 percent import duty on raw c...

Shehbaz Invites Chinese Entrepreneurs To Invest In Textile Sector

PAR Jan 3, 2017 0

Chief Minister Punjab Muhammad Shehbaz Sharif Wednesday asked Chinese investors to come forward for investment in the Quaid-e-Azam Apparel Park projec...

Pakistan allows import of raw cotton from India after one month

PAR Dec 23, 2016 0

LAHORE: Pakistan has once again allowed import of cotton from India through Land Freight Unit (LFU) Wagha as Plant Protection Department has allowed t...

Textile sector said contributing 65 percent to Pakistan's forex earnings

PAR Dec 10, 2016 0

President Faisalabad Chamber of Commerce and Industry (FCCI), Engineer Muhammad Saeed Sheikh while addressing a 24-member delegation of Pakistan Provi...

Buyers on the sidelines to see fresh developments on cotton market

PAR Dec 6, 2016 0

Further decline was seen in trading activity on the cotton market on Monday as major buyers kept on the sidelines to observe developments related to t...

Textile sector eager for package announcement

PAR Dec 1, 2016 0

Pakistan Readymade Garments Manufacturers and Exporters Association (PRGMEA) Central Chairman Ijaz Khokhar has asked the prime minister to announce th...

Nawaz should announce much-awaited textile package: PRGMEA

PAR Dec 1, 2016 0

Pakistan Readymade Garments Manufacturers & Exporters Association (PRGMEA) Central Chairman Ijaz Khokhar has asked the Prime Minister to announce...

IAP urges government to announce textile package

PAR Nov 29, 2016 0

Chairman Inventor Association of Pakistan, Saquib Fayyaz Magoon has urged the government to announce incentive package to bring textile sector out of...

Cotton marker: prices soar on strong demand

PAR Nov 29, 2016 0

Prices soared on the cotton market on Monday in the process of trading, dealer said. The official spot rate was higher by Rs 150 to Rs 6300, they said...

Export Oriented Sectors Likely to get Rs75 Billion Package

PAR Nov 22, 2016 0

Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif is likely to announce an incentive package for five or six export-oriented sectors to the tune of Rs 65 -75 billion of whi...