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Trade deficit balloons by $3.19 bln in July

KARACHI: The trade deficit for the first month of current fiscal year widened by $3.19 billion despite initiatives of different departments to discourage imports. According...

POL prices rise by over 55 percent in a year

KARACHI: The prices of petroleum products have registered increase over 55 percent during last one year, according to weekly Sensitive Price Indicator (SPI) for...

Motor car imports increase to $1.26 billion amid fiscal crisis

KARACHI: The country has spent foreign exchange of $1.26 billion to purchase motor cars during 2017/2018 neglecting the serious balance of payment crisis and...

Pakistanis spend Rs93.6 billion on mobile phones import

KARACHI: Pakistanis have spent Rs93.59 billion to import mobile phones during 2017/2018, which is 26 percent higher than Rs74.30 billion higher than the preceding...

Textile exports up 14.15pc in 2017/2018 on rupee devaluation

KARACHI: The rupee depreciation helped the textile exports to grow by 14.15 percent in terms of local currency to Rs1,488 billion during fiscal year...

Pakistan imports reach record $61 billion in 2017/2018

KARACHI: Pakistan’s imports have registered record around $61 billion during fiscal year 2017/2018 despite restriction imposed on various luxury and non-essential items. According to statistics...

Headline inflation increases by 5.2pc in June

KARACHI: The headline inflation based on Consumer Price Index (CPI) increased by 5.2 percent on Year-on-Year (YoY) basis in June 2018 as compared to...

Exports grow by 46pc in May 2018

ISLAMABAD: The rupee depreciation has started yielding positive results as exports grew by 46 percent to Rs247 billion in May 2018 as compared with...

Headline inflation increases by 4.2pc in May

ISLAMABAD: The headline inflation i.e. Consumer Price Index (CPI) has increased by 4.2 percent on year-on-year basis in May 2018 as compared to an...

Petroleum products import increases by 30.35pc to $11.44 billion during July...

ISLAMABAD: The imports of petroleum products increased by 30.35 percent during July – April 2017/2018 owing to rising international oil prices. According to Pakistan Bureau...

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