TRADE & INDUSTRY

S.KAMAL HAYDER KAZMI,
(feedback@pgeconomist.com)
Research Analyst
, PAGE
Oct 15 - 21, 2012

SECTOR WISE REAL GROSS DOMESTIC PRODUCT OF PAKISTAN
(Rs. in Million)

SECTOR 2005-06 2006-07 2007-08 2008-09 2009-10 2010-11R 2011-12P
A) Commodity Producing Sector 2,348,925 2,504,569 2,535,968 2,580,671 2,672,521 2,711,746 2,800,657
I. Agriculture 1,092,098 1,137,037 1,148,851 1,195,002 1,202,411 1,230,978 1,269,491
Crops 496,462 523,860 512,075 539,336 519,592 522,095 532,937
Major Crops 370,005 398,617 373,188 402,135 392,983 392,096 404,577
Minor Crops 126,457 125,243 138,887 137,201 126,609 129,999 128,360
Livestock 561,500 577,400 601,408 620,253 646,783 672,486 699,629
Fishing 16,540 19,080 20,834 21,319 21,632 22,051 22,443
Forestry 17,596 16,697 14,534 14,094 14,404 14,346 14,482
II. Industry 1,256,827 1,367,532 1,387,117 1,385,669 1,470,110 1,480,768 1,531,166
Manufacturing 912,953 988,301 1,036,101 998,846 1,053,362 1,085,643 1,124,266
Large-scale 639,585 695,489 723,626 665,285 697,148 705,139 717,690
Small-scale 273,368 292,812 312,475 333,561 356,214 380,504 406,576
Mining and Quarrying 128,288 132,254 138,047 137,348 140,415 138,616 144,685
Construction 108,195 134,536 127,076 112,884 131,324 122,010 129,893
Electricity & Gas Distribution 107,391 112,441 85,893 136,591 145,009 134,499 132,322
B) Services Sector 2,511,551 2,687,140 2,847,044 2,895,045 2,971,081 3,103,283 3,227,914
Wholesale & Retail Trade 838,426 887,294 934,231 921,375 962,739 996,722 1,032,389
Transport Storage & Communication 496,073 519,486 539,297 558,703 569,285 574,212 581,396
Note: at constant prices of 1999-00

PER MONTH WAGES RATES IN PAKISTAN (Rs)

SALARIES & BENEFITS (EXECUTIVES)
Managing Director 150000 400000
General Manager 100000 300000
Senior Manager 85000 130000
Manager 70000 100000
Deputy Manager 55000 75000
System Analyst 45000 60000
Programmer 35000 55000
SALARIES & BENEFITS (NON EXECUTIVES)
Foreman 20000 25000
Supervisor 15000 20000
Electronic Data Processing Supervisor 20000 25000
Boiler man 15000 18000
Electrician 15000 18000
Clerk/Typist 12000 15000
Data Entry Operator 12000 15000
Security Guard 8000 12000
Driver 8000 10000
Un-skilled worker 6000 8000
Average total remuneration in manufacturing sector: (Increase 15% per annum).

WORKERS' REMITTANCES (% SHARE)

COUNTRY 2008-09 2009-10 2010-11

JULY-MARCH

2010-11 2011-12
CASH FLOW
Bahrain 1.96 1.70 1.49 1.52 1.54
Canada 1.01 1.29 1.65 1.77 1.37
Germany 1.29 0.91 0.95 0.99 0.69
Japan 0.07 0.06 0.07 0.07 0.08
Kuwait 5.53 5.00 4.42 4.41 4.44
Norway 0.32 0.39 0.33 0.35 0.31
Qatar 4.35 3.98 2.73 2.83 2.42
Saudi Arabia 19.97 21.53 23.84 22.73 27.28
Oman 3.56 3.23 3.01 3.07 2.90
U.A.E. 21.62 22.89 23.19 23.19 21.99
Abu Dhabi 8.57 12.69 11.86 11.99 10.20
Dubai 12.42 9.56 10.72 10.58 11.24
Sharjah 0.61 0.61 0.57 0.59 0.53
Others 0.01 0.02 0.04 0.04 0.02
U.K. 7.75 9.84 10.71 10.97 11.63
U.S.A 22.22 19.89 18.47 18.60 17.71
Other Countries 10.36 9.28 9.13 9.50 7.66
Total 100.00 100.00 100.00 100.00 100.00

REAL GDP GROWTH RATE (%)

2007-08 2008-09 2009-10 2010-11 2011-12
3.7 1.7 3.1 3.00 3.7

PER CAPITA INCOME ($)

2007-08 2008-09 2009-10 2010-11 2011-12
1015 990 1068 1258 1372

CIVILIAN LABOUR FORCE (million No.)

YEAR 2009-10 2010-11
Labour force 56.33 57.24
Employed 53.21 53.84
Unemployed 3.12 3.40

BALANCE OF TRADE (Million US $)

PERIOD EXPORTS (BOP) IMPORTS (BOP) BALANCE OF TRADE
2006-07 17,278 26,989 -9,711
2007-08 20,427 35,397 -14,970
2008-09 19,121 31,747 -12,627
2009-10 19,673 31,209 -11,536
2010-11 25,355 35,872 -10,517
2011-12 24,655 40,036 -15,381


GAS SALE PRICES (Sep 23, 2012)

I. DOMESTIC RS./MMBTU
Upto 100 M3 per month
All off-takes at flat rate of
100.00
Upto 300 M3 per month
All off-takes at flat rate of
200.00
Over 300 M3 per month
All off-takes at flat rate of
500.00
II. COMMERCIAL
All off-takes at flat rate of Rs. 600.00 per MMBTU
Minimum charges: Rs. 3,600 per month
III. CNG
All off-takes at flat rate of Rs. 792.76 per MMBTU
Minimum charges: Rs. 26,730 per month.