Exports from EPZs reach US$ 1.0253 bln in two years

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Exports from EPZs reach US$ 1.0253 bln in two years

ISLAMABAD, Sep 7 (APP): The exports from Export Processing Zones (EPZs), established in different cities of the country to increase industrial production, have reached US $ 1.0253 billion during last two years.

Export Processing Zones Authority (EPZA) has established
EPZs in Karachi, Sialkot, Gujranwala, Risalpur, Saindak, and
Duddar while an EPZ is also being established at Gwadar.

Data issued by Industries and Production Division
showed on Wednesday that exports from EPZs in last financial year were US$ 508.895 million and since inception cumulative export is US$ 5899.162 million up to 2014-15 while in year 2015-16 the exports were US $ 516.389 million and cumulative export was US $ 6415.55 million.