Tobacco exports increase record 137.53 percent

ISLAMABAD– Tobacco exports during FY 2020-21 grew by 137.53 per cent as compared to the exports of the corresponding period of last year.

During the period from July 20, Tobacco worth US $ 2,171 thousand were exported as compared to the exports of US $ 914 thousand of same period of last year.

According the data released by the Pakistan Bureau of Statistics, the exports of Spices increased by 45.02 per cent, Spices valuing US $ 8,701 thousand exported as compared to worth US $ 6,000 thousand of same period of last year.

Meanwhile, Meat and meat preparation worth US $ 28,933 thousand were also exported in current financial year as compared to the exports of valuing US $ 24,791 thousand of same period of last year.