FOREIGN TRADE

S.KAMAL HAYDER KAZMI,
(feedback@pgeconomist.com)
Research Analyst
, PAGE
Dec 24 - 30, 2012

PAKISTAN: EXPORTS AND IMPORTS OF GOODS & SERVICES (Million US $ )

ITEMS

JUL -JUN

JUL -SEP
FY13

JUL -OCT
FY13

NOV
FY13

JUL -NOV

FY12

FY11

FY13

FY12

Balance of Goods & Services

-18511

-12456

-3332

-5006

-1638

-6644

-7844

Goods : Exports fob

24657

25356

5994

8207

1993

10200

10001

Of which General merchandise Exports FOB

24389

25141

5941

8132

1972

10104

9897

Exports of Services

4950

5768

2120

2591

346

2937

2074

Transportation

1544

1648

277

394

117

511

677

Travel

356

351

75

102

27

129

141

Communication services

212

226

62

121

21

142

76

Construction services

25

18

3

4

4

8

9

Insurance services

89

54

7

11

4

15

42

Financial services

53

70

11

16

2

18

28

Computer & information services

247

217

66

92

25

117

102

Royalties and license fees

6

6

1

1

0

1

2

Other business services

705

781

190

244

56

300

304

Personal & cultural & recreational services

3

3

1

2

0

2

0

Government services

1710

2394

1427

1604

90

1694

693

Of which logistic support

0

743

1118

1118

0

1118

0

EXPORTS OF GOODS & SERVICES

29607

31124

8114

10798

2339

13137

12075

Goods : Imports fob

40138

35872

9625

13249

3346

16595

16664

Of which General merchandise Imports FOB

39687

35517

9504

13093

3311

16404

16485

Imports of Services

7980

7708

1821

2555

631

3186

3255

Transportation

3480

4072

754

1048

281

1329

1539

Travel

1381

972

353

472

106

578

548

Of which Exchange Cos.

858

546

204

250

81

331

285

Communication services

179

176

28

58

8

66

61

Construction services

62

83

2

2

0

2

13

Insurance services

277

148

56

79

23

102

104

Financial services

107

121

36

42

7

49

44

Computer & information services

164

177

53

74

13

87

64

Royalties and license fees

151

122

37

52

13

65

58

Of which: Exchange Cos.

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

Other business services

1361

1193

305

444

111

555

485

Of which: Exchange Cos.

261

168

74

96

26

122

94

Personal & cultural & recreational services

2

10

0

0

0

0

2

Government services

816

634

197

284

69

353

337

IMPORTS OF GOODS & SERVICES

48118

43580

11446

15804

3977

19781

19919


BALANCE OF TRADE (Million US $)

FISCAL YEAR EXPORTS (BOP) IMPORTS (BOP) BALANCE OF TRADE
VALUE CUMULATIVE GROWTH RATE (%) VALUE CUMULATIVE GROWTH RATE (%)
2005-06 16,553 -- 14.3 24,994 -- 31.6 -8,441
2006-07 17,278 -- 4.4 26,989 -- 8.0 -9,711
2007-08 20,427 -- 18.2 35,397 -- 31.2 -14,970
2008-09 19,121 -- -6.4 31,747 -- -10.3 -12,627
2009-10 19,673 -- 2.9 31,209 -- -1.7 -11,536
2010-11 25,355 -- 28.9 35,872 -- 14.9 -10,517
2011-12 24,657 -- -2.8 40,138 -- 11.9 -15,481
Jul-12 P 2,018 2,018 -1.0 3,365 3,365 -7.4 -1,347
Jul Aug-12 P 2,042 4,061 1.2 3,223 6,588 -4.2 -1,180
Sep-12 R 1,933 5,994 -5.4 3,037 9,625 -5.8 -1,104
Oct-12 P 2,216 8,210 14.6 3,585 13,210 18.1 -1,369

COUNTRY WISE FDI INFLOWS ($ Million)

COUNTRY 2005-06 2006-07 2007-08 2008-09 2009-10 2010-11 2011-12 2012-13
(July-Oct)
USA 516.7 913.1 1,309.30 869.9 468.3 238.1 233 44.5
UK 244 860.1 460.2 263.4 294.6 207.1 142.8 11.5
U.A.E 1,424.50 661.5 589.2 178.1 242.7 284.2 36.6 36.8
Japan 57 64.4 131.2 74.3 26.8 3.2 22.8 2.8
Hong Kong 24 32.6 339.8 156.1 9.9 125.6 80.3 52.3
Switzerland 170.6 174.7 169.3 227.3 170.6 110.5 127.1 17
Saudi Arabia 277.8 103.5 46.2 -92.3 -133.8 6.5 -20.2 1.2
Germany 28.6 78.9 69.6 76.9 53 21.2 28.2 0.7
Korea (South) 1.6 1.5 1.2 2.3 2.3 7.7 25.4 0.8
Norway 252.6 25.1 274.9 101.1 0.4 -48 -275 -103.6
China 1.7 712 13.7 -101.4 -3.6 47.4 120.9 8.4
Others 521.9 1,512.20 2,005.20 1,964.20 1,019.60 631.3 290.7 172
Total including Pvt. Proceeds 3,521.00 5,139.60 5,409.80 3,719.90 2,150.80 1,634.80 812.6 244.4
Privatization Proceeds 1540.3 266.4 133.2 0 0 0 0 0
FDI Excluding Pvt. Proceeds 1,980.70 4,873.20 5,276.60 3,719.90 2,150.80 1,634.80 812.6 244.4

PAKISTAN: EXPORT REFINANCE

MONTHS

RATE IN PER CENT

MONTHS

RATE IN PER CENT

Mar-05

4.5

Jan-10

7.5

Apr-05

5.0

Apr-10

8.0

May-05

6.5

Jul-10

8.5

Jun-05

6.5

Oct-10

9.0

Jul-05

7.5

Jan-11

10.0

Jul-06

6.5

10-Sep-2012 till date

8.5

Nov-09

7.0