Tag Archives: Trade

Getting ready to brace mini Y2K

Getting ready to brace mini Y2K

There is no denying to the fact that Pakistan has to boost its exports to contain ever-growing trade deficit. Pakistani exporters have to get acquainted with Harmonized System numbers —known as HS codes. It is anticipated that changes will take effect to the official nomenclature for hundreds of product groups …

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Reducing trade barriers for recovery of Asian economies

Reducing trade barriers for recovery of Asian economies

Trade has historically been a powerful driver of economic growth and poverty alleviation in Asia. While tariff barriers to trade in Asia are low overall, a new measure of non-tariff barriers suggests those remain high in many Asian emerging markets and developing economies. Unlike tariffs, these barriers include policies that …

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Pakistan’s exports and import move up in October

Pakistan’s exports and import move up in October

International studies revealed that the integration of states into the global economy is often seen as a significant factor of the growing income and growth. International trade boosts the global economy and at the same time can become a significant driver of the country’s economic growth. International trade promotes efficient …

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PAGE Annual 2021 (Facts & Figures)

Hotel, Tourism and Aviation Industry (Facts & Figures)

Trade In Pakistan (Million US $) Period Exports (BOP) Growth Rate Imports (BOP) Growth Rate Balance of Trade Value Cumulative Value Cumulative Monthly Period to Period Monthly Period to Period Mar-21 2,611 18,704 19.9 2.3 5,412 37,535 20.4 10.0 -18,831 Apr-21 2,304 21,008 -11.8 6.6 4,998 42,533 -7.6 14.1 -21,525 …

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Seaports as a Drivers for ‘Blue Growth’

Seaports as a Drivers for ‘Blue Growth’

The port, as an infrastructure of maritime services has evolved its functions over the years to become a complex logistic node within the multimodal chain of freight transport. Ports in the entire world are playing significant role in development of trade and economic growth as the ports are border points …

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Freight management is in DNA of GBS

Freight management is in DNA of GBS

– Strong freight forwarding industry imperative for Pakistan to capitalize on emerging opportunities – An efficient logistics cycle is key for valuable foreign exchange of the country Interview with Malik Naeem Azam – President, Global Business Solutions Pakistan PAKISTAN & GULF ECONOMIST had an exclusive conversation with Malik Naeem Azam vis-à-vis …

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Pakistan’s system of transport modes needs mending

Pakistan’s system of transport modes needs mending

*Gwadar and Thar coal surely put Pakistan in the ranks of a developed nation *Intra-transport shortcomings, capacity deficiencies, obsolete laws and rules must be resolved *Pakistan maritime sector needs investment and policy changes Interview with Mr Majyd Aziz – – President UN Global Network Pakistan PAGE: Tell me something about yourself …

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