Chemicals, Pharm. Products exports witness 29.56 pc increase

Chemicals, Pharm. Products exports witness 29.56 pc increase

ISLAMABAD, May 9 (APP): Chemicals and Pharm.Products exports during the first nine months of fiscal year of 2021-22 grew up by 29.56 percent as compared to the exports of the commodity during the corresponding period of last year.

During the period from July-March 2021-22, Chemicals and Pharm. Products worth US $1,093,692 were exported as compared to the exports of US $ 844,155 during the same period of last year.

According to the data released by the Pakistan Bureau of Statistics, the exports of Plastic Materials increased by 29.88 percent, worth US $ 303,225 as compared to exports of $233,458 during the same period of last year.

Meanwhile, Other Chemicals exports also increased by 46.23 percent as the exports during current fiscal year recorded worth US $598,938 as compared to the exports during the same period of last year which recorded US $403,428.

During the period under review, Pharmaceutical products exports decreased by 3.25 percent, worth US$ 200,529 in current fiscal year, as compared to the exports of valuing US$ 207,269 of the same period of last year.