PROSPECTS AND FEARS FOR PAKISTAN’S FURNITURE INDUSTRY

Total world trade in furniture is estimated to be in the tune of $23.2 billion, of which the share of wooden furniture is 77 percent, followed by metal furniture at 17 percent and plastic furniture at 6 percent. Italy is the world’s biggest exporter of furniture followed by Germany...

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FINANCE MINISTER URGES EASE IN RDs AND ENVIRONMENTAL STANDARDS

  President Pakistan Businessmen and Intellectuals Forum (PBIF), President All Karachi Industrial Alliance (AKIA),  Senior Vice Chairman of the Businessmen Panel of FPCCI and Former Provincial minister, Mian Zahid Hussain said that Pakistan is the world’s 51st largest producer of chip and particle board producing around 76,000 cubic meter...

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RATES AND TYPES OF WOODEN CABINETS IN PAKISTAN

  Are you confused between different types of wooden cabinets in Pakistan and can’t seem to figure out which one might be the best option for you? Well, you’ve come to the right place. Whether you want to install them in your kitchen or any of the other rooms...

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FBR RELUCTANT TO REMOVE DUTY ON TIMBER IMPORTS: APTTA

  ISLAMABAD: While an illegal cutting of timber has been causing more deforestation in the country, the Federal Board of Revenue (FBR) seems reluctant to remove an additional customs duty (ACD) imposed on the import of raw wood and timber to generate around Rs200 million additional revenues. In a letter...

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