Home / Tag Archives: PBS

Tag Archives: PBS

Pakistan and global export review

Pakistan and global export review

The World Trade Organization (WTO) revealed that the world trade will continue to face strong headwinds in the year 2019 and 2020 after growing more slowly than predicted during last year because of rising trade tensions and increased economic unrest. …

Read More »

Affection of consumers buying behavior in Pakistan

Affection of consumers buying behavior in Pakistan

International researchers revealed that the consumer behavior starting from knowing about the product and ending in actual purchase; is determined through various factors. Many studies on factors affecting consumer purchase behavior of many products are obtainable. However, relatively less research …

Read More »

Impact of rising inflation

Impact of rising inflation

The Consumer Price Index (CPI) inflation in Pakistan increased by 8.8% in April 2019 as compared to an increase of 9.4% in the previous month and 3.7%, a year ago, according to the Pakistan Bureau of Statistics (PBS). The CPI …

Read More »

Uptrend in CPI, SPI & WPI

Uptrend in CPI, SPI & WPI

The Pakistan Bureau of Statistics (PBS) calculated that the Consumer Price Index (CPI) general rose by 7.2 percent on year-over-year (YoY) basis during January 2019 as against to a rise of 6.2 percent in the last month and 4.4 percent …

Read More »

Pakistan sees a slight fall in imports

Pakistan sees a slight fall in imports

The Ministry of Finance statistics showed that Pakistan’s imports are mostly concentrated in a few markets. The country’s imports from states like China, Saudi Arabia, UAE, and Indonesia constitutes greater than 50 percent of the total imports. During fiscal year …

Read More »

Rising prices of food and non food items

Rising prices of food and non food items

The Pakistan Bureau of Statistics (PBS) recorded in the report published in June 2018 that the prices of top few commodities, which increased from previous month are; tomatoes (41.66%), potatoes (6.78%), onion (6.18%), fresh fruits (5.47%), spices (1.41%), meat (1.04%), …

Read More »