ISLAMABAD: Pakistan’s exports to the UK have crossed 1 billion for the first time in history.
Trade Adviser Abdul Razzaq Dawood tweeted that Pakistan’s exports to the UK exceeded 1 1 billion for the first time in history, Pakistan’s exports to the UK increased by 21% from July to December, reaching 85 million dollars in the same period last fiscal year there were Pakistani exports.
I am glad to share that for the first time, Pakistan’s exports to the UK have crossed the 1 billion in the first 6 months of any Financial Year. For Jul-Dec 2020, the exports to UK grew by 21% to USD 1,029 million as compared to USD 852 million in Jul-Dec 2019. 1/3 pic.twitter.com/zpE4mrwH4Z
— Abdul Razak Dawood (@razak_dawood) January 9, 2021
The Trade Adviser said that in December 2020, Pakistan’s exports to the UK increased by 47% to 189 million. In comparison, exports to the UK in December 2019 were 129 million.
The Trade Advisor congratulated the exporters on the increase in exports and commended the performance of the Ministry of Commerce. He said trade officers in the UK would have to work hard to get Pakistani products to the British market.