FPCCI wants focus on further accelerating exports, remittances as trade deficit widening

Mian Anjum asks govt to put industry on priority for long-term current account surplus along with high growth As the Pakistan’s trade deficit has expanded by 14.70% to $2.06 billion in Nov 2020, the apex chamber of the country has urged the government to focus on further accelerating exports and… Continue reading

Pakistan’s trade deficit shrinks by 2.0 percent

KARACHI: Pakistan’s trade deficit narrowed down by 2.0 percent to $11.786 billion in the first four months of the current fiscal year – July-October of 2018-19. Pakistan Bureau of Statistics (PBS) data showed that trade deficit amounted to $12.023 billion in the corresponding period a year earlier. Exports grew 3.5… Continue reading