Pharmaceutical goods’ export up by 30.38% to US$232.812m


The export of pharmaceuticals goods from the country has witnessed an increase of 30.38 percent during the first eight months of the fiscal year (2022-23) as compared to the corresponding period last year. Pakistan exported pharmaceutical products worth US$ 232.812 million during the period from July-February (2022-23) as compared to the export of US$ 178.563 million during July-February (2021-22), showing a growth of 30.38 percent, according to the Pakistan Bureau of Statistics (PBS). In terms of quantity, the export of pharmaceutical goods also rose by 109.06 percent from 18,551 metric tons to 38,783 metric tons, the data revealed. —APP