Mobile phone imports up 6.25% in 9 months

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ISLAMABAD, May 8 (APP): The import of mobile phones into the country witnessed an increase of 6.25 per cent in first nine months (July-March) of the year 2015-16 as compared to same period of last year.
The mobile phone imports during first nine months of current fiscal year rose to US $573.284 million from $539.581 million in the same period of last year.
According to the latest data released by Pakistan Bureau of Statistics (PBS), the mobile phone imports also increased by 2.92 per cent and 19.05 per cent in March, 2016 as compared to March, 2015 and February, 2016 respectively.