Stakeholders demand removal of regulatory and customs duties to offset the rising costs of raw materials
Aamir Shafaat Khan
Buyers, who could not purchase two-wheelers during April and May have now gone wild despite ...
In Karachi, chicken is being sold at Rs260-270 per kg for a live bird.
The leading Japanese automaker has announced to stop production for three days due to non-availability of parts.
Atlas Honda Ltd assembled and sold all-time high units of 116,024 and 116,000 respectively in October.
The government has not taken any action against wholesalers and retailers for pushing up the rates ahead of Rabi ul Awal.
Confusion persists over axle load regulations.
Despite rupee’s recovery against dollar by Rs5 between July and Oct 22, the prices of different pulses rose by Rs20-40 per kg.
PFMA Sindh Zone chairman says flour prices have been reduced to provide relief to the masses.
Dealers say the prices of imported vehicles have increased owing to a hike in the passport rate.
Consumers yet to receive relief in prices despite rising imports, arrival of vegetables from Iran and Afghanistan.
Importers say 240,000 tonnes of wheat is being held at Karachi Port and Port Qasim.
September figures for production and sales remained positive with 12,117 and 11,860 units versus 7,177 and 9,885 in August.
Pakistan Flour Mills Association chairman attributes hike to soaring rates of imported and locally produced wheat.
Retailers say suspension in arrival of Iranian tomato, onion and Afghan onion in last one week has led to further jump in prices.
Investors are selling pre-booked cars to impatient consumers at premiums as high as Rs800,000 a unit.
Refineries and OMCs are concerned about the pricing of Euro V petrol, which costs Rs120 per litre.
The price of ginger has soared to Rs600 per kg.
Retailers are charging Rs10 per kg extra on both the imported varieties ranging between Rs50-60 per kg.
Fertiliser and textile sectors move courts against collection of cess.