Readymade garments export up by 5 percent
The country’s readymade garments export grew to $2.196 billion last fiscal year 2015-16, up by five percent, official statistics show. Export growth of garments now stands at $101.223 million last fiscal year as compared to their export of $2.095 billion in fiscal year 2014-15, Pakistan Bureau of Statistics says.
Export volume of readymade garments also went up to 32.076 million dozens last fiscal year from 30.899 million dozens in 2014-15, up by four percent or 1.177 million dozens. In June 2016, garments export was $203.191 million up by five percent or $9.291 million from $193.900 million in June 2015. In term of quantity, garments export in June 2016 increased to 2.889 million dozens from 2.789 million dozens in June 2014, up by 3.37 or 100, 000 dozens.