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Exports to US up 6.1pc to $2.68b

Staff Reporter

Islamabad

Pakistan’s exports to United State of America (USA) grew by 6.11 percent during the first eight months of the current fiscal year compared to the corresponding period of last year, State Bank of Pakistan (SBP) reported.
The overall exports to USA were recorded at $2684.394 million during July-February (2018-19) against exports of $2529.610 million during July-February (2017-18), PBS data revealed.
On the other hand, the imports from USA into the country during the period were recorded at $1376.545 million against $1218.547 million last year, showing positive growth of 12.96 percent. Based on the figures, the trade surplus during the period under review was recorded at $1307.849 million against $1311.063 million during same period of last year, showing decline of 0.24 percent.