Islamabad: During the period July – November 2011-12 exports from Pakistan to the United Kingdom were highest when compared to other European countries which amounted to $0.56 million showing a growth of 10% when compared to $0.51 million in July – November 2010-11, says a press release received here today from London.
Exports to Germany was second highest with $0.53 million followed by Italy ($0.33 million), Spain ($0.24 million), France (0.23 million), Belgium ($0.21 million), Netherlands (0.18 million), Russia (0.072 million), Portugal ($0.68 million) and Switzerland ($0.65 million)
The major increase was seen in apparels (men shirts, knitted garments) and home textiles (bed linen). Foreign remittance from the United Kingdom was second highest after USA valuing $594.12 million showing a positive growth of 20% during the same period.
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