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Higher Oil Prices And Implications For Pakistan

HIGHER OIL PRICES AND IMPLICATIONS FOR PAKISTAN

Pakistan’s economy has routinely oscillated between periods of relative stability and busts brought about by external payments crises. Failure of successive governments to push through structural reforms when the economy is stable typically drives this volatility. In the last few …

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Prospects For The Cement Industry In Pakistan

PROSPECTS FOR THE CEMENT INDUSTRY IN PAKISTAN

Pakistan has a well-developed cement industry with abundant raw material availability in the country. The country ranks amongst the top five exporters and 14th largest cement producer in the world. Cement is the prime ingredient used in the construction industry. …

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Cement Industry Inching Towards Glut

Cement Industry Inching Towards Glut

Even the cursory look at the performance of Pakistan’ cement industry shows highly erratic performance. Since expansion takes place in cascading manner, industry suffers from surplus capacity and low earnings per share, which improve with the passage of time. The …

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