REAL ESTATE & CONSTRUCTION INDUSTRY

S.KAMAL HAYDER KAZMI,
(feedback@pgeconomist.com)
Research Analyst
, PAGE
July 2 - 8, 2012

DAILY WAGES OF CONSTRUCTION WORKERS IN DIFFERENT CITIES (Rs)

. 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011
CARPENTER
Islamabad 225.00 225.00 250.00 325.00 400.00 450.00 525.00 600.00 625.00 650.00 687.50
Karachi 298.07 298.08 331.00 331.00 369.23 402.00 450.00 575.00 600.00 600.00 632.92
Lahore 262.50 262.50 262.50 284.00 325.00 361.00 388.00 527.00 527.00 582.00 611.17
Peshawar 225.00 225.00 225.00 250.00 275.00 308.00 375.00 488.00 500.00 500.00 508.33
Quetta 250.00 250.00 250.00 275.00 275.00 400.00 500.00 600.00 600.00 650.00 691.67
MASON (RAJ)
Islamabad 225.00 225.00 250.00 325.00 400.00 450.00 525.00 600.00 625.00 650.00 685.42
Karachi 298.07 298.08 301.92 331.00 350.23 402.00 450.00 625.00 650.00 650.00 662.50
Lahore 262.50 262.50 262.50 318.00 380.00 418.75 491.00 557.00 557.00 589.00 618.17
Peshawar 225.00 225.00 225.00 275.00 325.00 325.00 450.00 500.00 508.00 575.00 579.17
Quetta 250.00 250.00 250.00 275.00 275.00 400.00 450.00 600.00 600.00 750.00 816.67
LABOUR (UNSKILLED)
Islamabad 120.00 120.00 130.00 160.00 200.00 250.00 275.00 300.00 325.00 350.00 387.50
Karachi 182.11 182.11 183.27 210.00 230.00 275.00 300.00 350.00 375.00 375.00 410.42
Lahore 145.00 145.00 145.00 167.00 200.00 237.50 250.00 300.00 300.00 375.00 389.58
Peshawar 90.00 90.00 90.00 133.00 150.00 175.00 200.00 233.00 275.00 300.00 308.33
Quetta 100.00 115.00 111.67 150.00 185.00 250.00 300.00 300.00 300.00 350.00 397.92

PAKISTAN: CEMENT PRODUCTION CAPACITY & DESPATCHES
(OPERATIONAL UNITS DATA)

JULY TO JUNE

PC
(MN. TONNES)
LD
(MN. TONNES)
% AGE INCR/(DEC) EXPORTS (MN. TONNES) % AGE INCR/(DEC) TD
(MN. TONNES)
CU
% AGE
SC
(MN. TONNES)
2001-2002 15.723 9.833 -1.01 0.107 100.00 9.94 63.22 5.783
02-2003 16.321 10.98 11.66 0.472 342.53 11.452 70.16 4.869
03-2004 16.936 12.545 14.25 1.118 137.02 13.663 80.68 3.272
04-2005 17.909 14.788 17.88 1.565 39.96 16.353 91.32 1.555
05-2006 20.955 16.907 14.33 1.505 -3.83 18.412 87.87 2.543
06-2007 30.251 21.034 24.41 3.213 113.50 24.248 80.16 6.003
07-2008 37.157 22.577 7.33 7.717 140.13 30.293 81.53 6.863
08-2009 41.76 20.533 -9.05 10.752 39.34 31.286 74.92 10.475
09-2010 44.682 23.551 14.70 10.657 -0.89 34.208 76.56 10.474
10-2011 41.235 22 -6.59 9.426 -11.55 31.426 76.20 9.815
11-2012 (11 Months) 44.217 21.642 8.37 7.837 -8.64 29.479 72.73 11.053
PC: PRODUCTION CAPACITY, LD: LOCAL DESPATCHES, TD: TOTAL DESPATCHES, CU: CAPACITY UTILIZATION, SC: SURPLUS CAPACITY

COUNTRIES THAT GENERATE MOST HOUSEHOLD WASTE (2012)

COUNTRY HOUSEHOLD WASTE (KG/CAPITA)
1. Denmark 620
2. Luxembourg 600
3. Netherlands 560
4. Spain 530
5. United Kingdom 510
6. Germany 480
7. United States 450
8. Australia 450
9. Switzerland 440
10. Canada 420

PHA PROJECTS DURING 2012

COMPLETED PROJECTS
PROJECT NAME TOTAL BLOCKS/PLOTS LOCATION
PBC Landhi Karachi 384 Karachi
Gulistan e johar Karachi 544 Karachi
Landhi Railway Station 368 Karachi
RECENT PROJECTS
PROJECT NAME TOTAL BLOCKS/PLOTS LOCATION
I-11 Railway Carriage Factory 230 Islamabad
Kuri road project 620 Islamabad
G-11-3 Islamabad 200 Islamabad
COMPLETED PROJECTS
PROJECT NAME TOTAL BLOCKS/PLOTS LOCATION
G-8-4 Islamabad 152 Islamabad
G-11-4 Islamabad 288 Islamabad
G-7 Islamabad 200 Islamabad
COMPLETED PROJECTS
PROJECT NAME TOTAL BLOCKS/PLOTS LOCATION
UET Lahore 112 Lahore
Shabbir Town (B) Type 160 Lahore

PERCENTAGE DISTRIBUTION OF EMPLOYED PERSONS OF 10 YEARS AGE & ABOVE DURING 2010-11 (%)

REAL ESTATE PAKISTAN PUNJAB SINDH KP BALOCHISTAN
TOTAL RURAL URBAN
Real estate, renting and business activities 0.95 0.26 0.70 0.93 1.12 0.86 0.49

HOTTEST REAL ESTATE MARKETS IN THE WORLD (2012)

COUNTRY 5-YEAR PRICE GROWTH (%)
1. China 110.9
2. Hong Kong 93.7
3. Israel 54.5
4. Singapore 50.5
5. Colombia 39.4
6. Taiwan 30.1
7. Norway (tie) 28.7
8. Canada (tie) 28.7
9. Malaysia 28.5
10. Switzerland 27.5

DISTRIBUTION OF EMPLOYED PERSONS OF 10 YEARS AGE & ABOVE BY CONSTRUCTION INDUSTRY

YEAR %
2000 5.78
2001 5.78
2002 6.05
2003 6.05
2004 5.83
2005 5.83
2006 6.13
2007 6.56
2008 6.29
2009 6.62
2010 6.74
2011 6.95

PAKISTAN: FDI INFLOWS IN CONSTRUCTION

FY ($ MILLION)
2003-04 32
2004-05 42.7
2005-06 89.5
2006-07 157.1
2007-08 89
2008-09 93.4
2009-10 101.6
2010-11 60.8
2011-12 (Jul-May) 65.5

PAKISTAN: SELLING PRICES OF PLOTS (2012)

MEASURING LOCATION/AREA PRICE (RS)
1 Kanal DHA, Lahore 5,000,000.00
20 Marla Bahria Town, Islamabad 6,500,000.00
300 Marla DHA, Karachi 6,000,000.00
10 Marla Hayatabad, Peshawar 6,500,000.00

PROPERTY TAX INDEX

STATE FY 2012 FY 2011 CHANGE FROM 2011 TO 2012
SCORE RANK SCORE RANK SCORE RANK
Alaska 5.58 13 5.74 9 -0.16 -4
California 5.42 17 5.38 18 0.04 1
Florida 5.10 24 4.94 28 0.17 4
Indiana 5.69 11 5.69 11 0.00 0
New Mexico 7.06 1 7.11 1 -0.00 0
New York 3.74 45 3.72 45 0.02 0

TAX RATES (2011-12)

THE HIGHEST TAX RATES

THE LOWEST TAX RATES

Belgium

Switzerland

Finland

UK

Denmark

USA

Germany

Australia

Italy

Canada

France

Japan