ISLAMABAD-The exports of plastic supplies witnessed lower of 28.44 p.c in the course of the first two months of present monetary yr (2020-21) as in comparison with the corresponding interval of final yr. Pakistan exported plastic value $36.463 million throughout July-August 2020-21 as in comparison with the exports of $50.952 million throughout July-August 2019-20, displaying a decline of 28.44 p.c, in keeping with the Pakistan Bureau of Statistics (PBS) knowledge. By way of amount, the exports of plastic additionally declined by 13.33 p.c because the nation exported 38,790 metric tons of plastic in the course of the interval below evaluation as in comparison with the exports of 44,757 metric tons throughout final fiscal yr. In the meantime, on year-to-year foundation, the exports of plastic materials dipped by 20.73 p.c in the course of the month of August 2020 as in comparison with the identical month of final yr. The exports of plastic from the nation throughout August 2020 have been recorded at $17.566 million towards the exports of $22.159 million in August 2019.
On month-on-month foundation, the plastic exports throughout August 2020 dipped by 7.04 p.c as in comparison with the exports of $18.897 million in July 2020, the info revealed.