Ready-made garments worth $906.663 million exported in 4 months, increase 12%

The exports of ready-made garments during the first four months of current financial year grew by 12% as compared to the exports of the corresponding period of last year. During the period from July-October 2019, about 19.54 million dozens of ready-made garments worth $906.663 million exported as compared to the exports of 15.119 million dozens valuing $809.520 million of the same period of last year.

Meanwhile, the country exported about 40.246 million dozen knitwear valuing $1.054 billion against the exports of 37.790 million dozen worth of the US$ 962.862 million of the same period of last year, which was up by 9.49 percent, according to the data of Pakistan Bureau of Statistics.

During the period under review, 172,547 metric tons of bed wear worth $817.665 million also exported as compared to the exports of 144,574 metric tons valuing the US$ 773.447 million of the same period of last year.

The exports of the above-mentioned product witnessed a 5.72 percent growth in the first four months of the current financial year.

In this time, about 58,030 metric tons of towels worth $251.647 million exported as compared to the exports of 60,041 metric tons valuing US $ 249.651 million of the same period of last year.

According the data, textile group exports during first four months (July-October) of current financial year witnessed an increase of 4.10% as compared to the exports of the corresponding period of last year, whereas textile sector exports witnessed about 7.44% growth in month of October, compared to the exports same time last year.

During the period from July-October, 2019, textile products worth over the US$ 4.586 billion exported as against the exports of US$ 4.406 billion of the same period of last year, showing an increase of 4.10 percent, it said.

 

 
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