Aamir Shafaat Khan
Automakers take a drastic step due to a slump in demand and raw material shortages.
Stakeholders fear an unusual situation in the prices of imported finished and raw material ahead of Ramazan.
Over 400,000 informal workers from textile, auto sectors lost their jobs in first half of FY23; stakeholders urge govt to develop.
The wholesale rate of Pakistani onion in Karachi is Rs170-180 per kg but "retailers have no limit of profiteering".
The surging prices of the key building materials have put extra pressure on the construction cost which has risen by 60pc in less than a year.
The one-tola rate surged by Rs7,000 to Rs202,500 while the 10-gram saw a rise of Rs6,000 to Rs173,610.
KARACHI: The amount of outstanding auto loans decreased for the sixth consecutive month at the end of December 2022,...
Kati president fears the petrol prices may touch Rs300 per litre in near future.
KARACHI: The sale of subsidised flour at Rs650 per 10kg bag has been stopped by the Sindh government while chakki...
FPCCI president says businessmen need expansionary monetary policy.
Costly materials slow down construction activities.
"The details of stuck-up containers carrying industrial raw materials and essential food items are being compiled," says KCCI chief
Improved supplies bring relief for potato and tomato buyers.
The previous record rate of steel bars was Rs236,000 per tonne hit in June 2022.
385,000 tonnes of palm oil is stuck at customs bonded warehouses due to non-retiring of documents.
Millat Tractors resumes production from 16th; Suzuki extends shutdown.
Prices of pulses are going up due to the non-clearance of imported consignments at the port.
Sector records a steep decline in sales ranging from 28.4pc to 56.5pc during the first half of 2022-23.
Value-added textile makers decry import curbs on the dollar-earning export sector.
Data released by the Pakistan Bureau of Statistics shows the rate of 20kg flour bag in Karachi has reached a record Rs2,800-3,000.