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13 commodities prone to smuggling, Preventive’s study reveals

KARACHI: The Model Customs Collectorate (MCC) Preventive, in its study on smuggling, has revealed alarming statistics for the country. The MCC investigated 13 commodities prone to smuggling in Pakistan, for fiscal year 2014 and came to the conclusion that 11 of them were severely impacted due to illegal trade. The Collectorate estimated that 59% of the total demand for products ... Read More »

Inflation rate recorded at 5.8pc in Oct

ISLAMABAD: Though the POL prices were down in November, yet the inflation rate was recorded at 18-month low during October this year due to unchanged prices of petroleum products from July to September. The inflation rate, based on consumer price indicator (CPI), was witnessed at 5.8 per cent low in October 2014 as compared to the same month of the ... Read More »

Potentials of agriculture yields

According to newspaper reports, the Pakistan Agricultural Research Council has planted olive trees on more than 3,000 acres of land during the last two years under Rs 380 million debt swap agreement with the Italian government. The ambitious project was launched in 2012, covering three countries in the region, Pakistan, Afghanistan and Nepal, where olive will be cultivated on an ... Read More »

Customs seizes contraband worth Rs7,409m in FY 2013-14

LAHORE: As part of measures to eliminate the menace of smuggling, Pakistan Customs seized contraband items worth Rs7409.328 million during last financial year. According to detail, the smuggled items include cloth, tea, tyres & tubes, Iranian diesel, polyethylene HDPE Plastic Dana, cigarettes, electronic appliances, NDP/smuggled vehicles, generators and auto parts. On the other hand, the department claimed that it had ... Read More »