Machinery imports experience 6.21pc YoY decline in July, August

ISLAMABAD: Imports related to machinery of various industries reduced by 6.21 per cent during July and August, first two months of current...

Textile exports decline 15pc YoY in August

ISLAMABAD: Pakistan’s textile exports have shown a 15 per cent year-on-year decline in August FY21, as compared to same month of the...

Textile sector production revs up as virus spread decelerates

The country's textile sector has dramatically increased its scale of production, restoring it to pre-corona levels of maximum capacity as the containment...

Chairperson NTC assures textile millers of rationalising tariffs on industry inputs

LAHORE: National Tariff Commission (NTC) Chairperson Robina Ather has assured the All Pakistan Textile Mills Association (APTMA) Punjab of rationalisation of tariff...

TDAP to participate in Frankfurt’s Heimtextil trade fair in 2021

ISLAMABAD: The Trade Development Authority of Pakistan (TDAP) will participate in the Heimtextil trade fair to be held in Frankfurt from January...

APTMA lauds FBR for accelerating payment of tax refunds

LAHORE: A delegation of All Pakistan Textile Mills Association (APTMA) on Wednesday lauded the Federal Board of Revenue (FBR) for accelerating payment...

TPB to rationalise textile sector tariffs

ISLAMABAD: The Tariff Policy Board (TPB) on Thursday decided to rationalise tariff structure for the textile sector. According to reports the rationalisation of...

Covid-19: Pakistan to showcase garments at digital global expo

LAHORE: While international textile exhibitions have been cancelled due to countries imposing lockdowns to contain the spread of Covid-19, Pakistan Readymade Garments...

Gul Ahmed: defiant or delusional?

As this magazine has consistently pointed out for the last three weeks, it is not the best time to be in the...

Textile exports down 37% in May, unlikely to pick up any time soon

If you run an export-oriented company, you have to prepare for shocks. Perhaps you have to be on the lookout for other...

Government releases Rs6.2bn for textile industry to resolve liquidity issues, encourage exports

LAHORE: Adviser to the Prime Minister on Commerce and Investment Abdul Razak Dawood on Thursday announced the release of an additional grant...

Nishat Mills: the PPE orders help, but do not make up for the loss of exports

You may have seen the same posts floating around on your Instagram feed or Facebook timeline: a high-end fashion designer in Pakistan,...

Textile exporters fear ‘severe liquidity crunch’, seek PM’s intervention

LAHORE: Textile exporters on Wednesday made an appeal to Prime Minister Imran Khan to intervene and ensure the suspension of sales tax...
Apparel industry

Govt lauded for lowering power tariff for export sector

ISLAMABAD: The Pakistan Hosiery Manufacturers and Exporters Association (PHMA) and the Pakistan Readymade Garments Manufacturers and Exporters Association (PRGMEA) on Thursday lauded...
Textile Pakistan

Power tariff reduced for textile sector

LAHORE: The federal government has agreed to provide electricity to the textile and other zero-rated industries at the rate of 7.5 cents/kWh...