Trade deficit contracts by 13.02 percent to $23.67 billion in nine months

ISLAMABAD: Pakistan’s trade deficit has contracted by 13.02 percent during first nine months (July – March) 2018/2019 due to significant decline in import bill in the same period, according to trade data... Read more »

Trade deficit narrows by 11 percent in eight months

ISLAMABAD: The trade deficit has narrowed by 11 percent during first eight months of current fiscal year owing decline in import bill, Pakistan Bureau of Statistics (PBS) said on Tuesday. Read more »

RD regime brings down import by 23pc

ISLAMABAD: The recently imposed regulatory duties on luxury and non-essential items have brought down imports by 23 percent in December 2018.     A statement on Thursday said that the decline in... Read more »