Pakistan's SMEDA to set up 1000
industrial stitching units
Pakistan’s Small and Medium Enterprises
Development Authority (SMEDA) will set up 1,000 industrial
stitching units under different phases of the Public Sector
Development Programme (PSDP). The commerce and textile ministry
(MoCT) and SMEDA have signed an agreement regarding this. In the
first phase, 150 such units will be established in three years.
The ministry is sponsoring the project.
SMEDA will design an operational manual for the project to
monitor and supervise the implementation process, and will
designate its staff across provincial and regional offices for
The agreement is valid for the next three
years which will be extended automatically for another period of
same duration, according to an SMEDA press release.