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Pakistan cement industry earns good export revenue during July

24 August 2020, Published under Cement News

Pakistan's Federal Bureau of Statistics (FBS) has released cement export data for July 2020 (FY20-21). During this period, the industry earned good export revenue as the both value and quantity of cement exports increased on a MoM basis, but shows a mixed trend when compared with the YoY basis. Pakistan's total exports (all commodities) increased by 25.1 per cent during July 2020 to US$2bn against US$1.59bn in June 2020, the PBS data revealed. Pakistan's cement industry earned US$22.92m of...

Pakistan's cement export volumes rise

20 July 2020, Published under Cement News

Pakistan's Federal Bureau of Statistics (FBS) has released cement export data for the 12 months of July-June (2019-20). During this period, the quantity of cement exports increased but the dollar value fell, reflecting a weaker global market for cement and clinker in the aftermath of COVID-19. Pakistan's total exports (all commodities) decreased by 6.8 per cent during the FY19-20 to US$21.394bn against US$22.958bn in the corresponding period of last year, the PBS data revealed. Pakistan'...

Cement exports from Pakistan drops due to COVID-19 in 10MFY20

28 May 2020, Published under Cement News

The Federal Bureau of Statistics (FBS) of Pakistan has released cement export data for the 10 months of July 2019 to April 2020. It visibly carries the impact of coronavirus on the cement industry in the country.   Pakistan's cement industry has earned export revenue of US$223.20m by exporting 5.949Mt of cement and clinker in 10MFY19-20, compared to US$243.12m from 5.738Mt of exports in the year-ago period. This represents a 8.2 per cent decline in terms of value in dollars, but adds a grow...

Encouraging developments for Pakistan's cement industry

19 May 2020, Published under Cement News

Pakistan's cement industry saw several encouraging development last week, including the news about the implementation of Diamer Basha Dam project, reduction of interest rates by the central bank, sufficient allocation of a development fund in the upcoming budget with a sorry note of the fall in cement production during 20 March due to the direct impact of COVID-19. As a result, the stock market turned bullish on last Tuesday on the back of a sharp rally in the cement and steel stocks. In a...

Pakistan cement productions increased in 8MFY19-20

23 April 2020, Published under Cement News

Pakistan's Federal Bureau of Statistics (PBS) has released production data for the eight-month period of July 2019-February 2020 and February alone, with a note that overall output of large-scale manufacturing industries (LSMI) decreased by three per cent during the 8MFY19-20, when compared to the equivalent period of the previous year. However, cement production increased during this period on cumulative and YoY basis.   In the eight-month period, Pakistani cement production increased by 4....

Pakistan records mixed trend of cement revenue in 8MFY19-20

19 March 2020, Published under Cement News

The export of cement/clinker from Pakistan during the first eight months of FY19-20, saw a fall of 5.80 per cent in terms of value but record a growth of 6.45 per cent compared to 8MFY18-19, says data released by Federal Bureau of Statistics. The breakdown of data shows that country's cement sector earned US$193.92m by exporting 5.151Mt of cement and clinker between July 2019 – February 2020, compared to US$205.86m from 4.839Mt of exports in the comparative year ago period. This represents...

Pakistan's cement production improves in 5MFY19-20

21 January 2020, Published under Cement News

The Pakistan Federal Bureau of Statistics (PBS) has released the production data of the country's top industries for the first five months of the current financial year. The lacklustre performance in the industrial sector reflects overall economic slowdown in the ongoing fiscal year. The State Bank of Pakistan estimates the economy to grow by 3.5 per cent in 2019-20.   The latest data for large-scale manufacturing industries (LSMI) for the July-November 2019 period posts that the overall out...

Pakistan continues to earns mixed revenue in 5MFY20

19 December 2019, Published under Cement News

Pakistan's cement industry earned foreign exchange revenue of US$124.2m by exporting 3.246Mt of cement and clinker between July and November 2019, compared to US$131.11m from exporting 3.046Mt of cement and clinker in same months last year, says the country's Federal Bureau of Statistics. This translates a YoY fall of 5.3 per cent in terms of dollar value but a growth of 6.6 per cent in terms of quantity in first five months of current financial year. However, in local currency terms, the e...

Pakistan's cement production falls in 1QFY19-20

26 November 2019, Published under Cement News

The Pakistan Federal Bureau of Statistics (PBS) has released the latest data for large-scale manufacturing industries (LSMI) for the period July-September 2019. It posts a negative trend in Pakistan's manufacturing sector during 1QFY19-20, including the mixed cement production statistics during this assessment period. The overall output of LSMI decreased by 5.9 per cent for July 2019-September 2020 compared to the year-ago period.   Pakistani cement production fell by 1.5 per cent to 9.2Mt ...

Pakistan cement production remains flat in July 2019

27 September 2019, Published under Cement News

The data of large-scale manufacturing industries (LSMI) shows a negative trend in Pakistan's manufacturing sector in July 2019, including cement industry, says Pakistan Federal Bureau of Statistics. The LSMI output decreased by 3.3 per cent for July 2019 compared to July 2018 and increased by just under one per cent per cent when compared to June 2019. The production in July 2109 as compared to July 2018 has increased in fertilisers and electronics while it has significantly decreased in f...