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Asia Sourcing Update (October 2017)


  • Export growth accelerates in July - August
  • Government considers export incentives for sectors beyond RMG
  • Global brands under pressure to join the second phase of Accord


  • GDP growth hits three-year low in April - June quarter
  • Readymade garment exports to grow slowly this fiscal year amidst multiple challenges
  • Government reduces duty drawback rates for garments


  • Exports of textiles and garments increase 5.8% yoy in July - August
  • Chinese investors show keen interest in Pakistan’s textile and garment sector
  • FTA talks with Thailand and Turkey underway to boost exports


  • GDP expands by 5.1% yoy in the second quarter
  • Exports unaffected by diplomatic tensions with Germany
  • Government unveils new three-year economic programme

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