Pharmaceutical goods’ export decreases 3.25pc

31

The export of pharmaceuticals goods from the country has witnessed a decrease of 3.25 percent during the first three quarters of financial year (2021-22) as compared to the corresponding period of last year.

Pakistan exported pharmaceutical products worth US $200.529 million during July-March (2021-22) as compared to the export of US $207.269 million during July- March (2020-21), showing negative growth of 3.25 percent, according to the Pakistan Bureau of Statistics (PBS).

In term of quantity, the pharmaceutical goods export however rose by 7.60 percent from 18,930 metric ton to 20,262 metric ton, the data revealed.—APP