Aamir Shafaat Khan
KARACHI: Overall cement sales posted a growth of 14 per cent to 37.95 million tonnes in 8MFY21 from 33.31m tonnes in...
People in Karachi consume 500,000-600,000 litres of fresh milk daily
High industrial land rates in Karachi are a cause of concern for many small- to medium-sized investors.
The price has gone down to Rs132,500-135,000, builders say.
Making parts in Pakistan, providing the same incentives offered by regional countries will help local manufacturing, says IMC CEO.
Clothing gets costlier ahead of Ramazan.
KARACHI: Over 2.5 million tonnes of imported wheat was handled at the Karachi Port Trust (KPT) in the last four...
The increasing import bill suggests low localisation even by existing assemblers.
Some stakeholders fear the facility of importing 100 units under concessionary duty by new entrants is being misused.
Honda Civic and City emerge as the best selling vehicles.
Pakistan produces 7.4m tonnes of rice annually out which over 4m tonnes is exported while the rest is consumed locally.
Latest hike comes only a day after PM Imran directed that all required steps be taken to ensure flour is available at low rates.
The price of mixer machines has swelled to Rs420,000-450,000 from Rs400,000 in the last quarter of 2020.
Overall, domestic cement sales rose by 17 per cent to 27.65 million tonnes in 7MFY21,
Petroleum sales rise by 11pc in the first seven months of current fiscal year.
Nepra estimates that one-fifth of electricity generated last year was from coal.
Japanese and Chinese bike assemblers have again raised prices by between Rs1,500 and Rs3,400.
The 10-gram and one-tola gold prices jumped by Rs21,947 and Rs25,600, respectively, in 2020.
The demand for cars and SUVs surged after buyers returned to the market owing to a drop in interest rates.
Despite claims of high localisation, buyers witness multiple price increases every year.