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Research & Initiatives

Research & Initiatives

Pakistan’s Readymade Garments Sector: Challenges and Opportunities

A Study Commissioned by the Pakistan Business Council The Pakistan Business Council (PBC) has commissioned CDPR to do this Study...

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The Southeast Asia Country Series: Kingdom of Cambodia

In 2018, the Pakistan Business Council (PBC) as part of its initiative to encourage Pakistan’s trade with its non-traditional trading...

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The Southeast Asia Country Series: The Socialist Republic of Vietnam

This country profile produced by the research wing of The Pakistan Business Council (PBC) is part of the PBC’s initiative...

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Value Addition in Manufacturing: Study of High Potential Products for Local Manufacturing and Export Diversification

Industry plays a central role in delivering broad based economic growth by creating jobs. Pakistan needs to create up to...

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Trade with the European Union (28) – 2017

EU is one of the most important trading partners for Pakistan; accounting for 17% of Pakistan’s total trade in 2017....

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The Southeast Asia Country Series: The Republic of Indonesia

The Pakistan Business Council (PBC) has been bringing out a Country Series since 2015 to promote business opportunities for Pakistani...

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The Southeast Asia Country Series: The Federation of Malaysia

In order to promote Pakistan’s trade with its non-traditional trading partners, the Pakistan Business Council (PBC), since 2015, has been...

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The Southeast Asia Country Series: The Republic of Singapore

In order to promote Pakistan’s trade with its non-traditional trading partners, The Pakistan Business Council (PBC) has been doing a...

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Contours of a New Industrial Policy

Pakistan is deindustrializing – the contribution of manufacturing at 12.1% in 2018 is down from a high of 17.5% in...

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The Southeast Asia Country Series: Kingdom of Thailand

To promote business opportunities for Pakistani exporters in non-traditional markets, the Pakistan Business Council (PBC) has been bringing out a...

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A Review of the Pakistan-Sri Lanka Free Trade Agreement

The Free Trade Agreement (FTA) between Pakistan and Sri Lanka came into effect in July 2005 after being signed in...

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PBC’s Call for Structural Reforms

The Pakistan Business Council (PBC), in its 100-Day Economic Agenda for the Incoming Government, issued prior to the general elections,...

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Pakistan’s Trade with its Regional Partners: India, Iran & Afghanistan

Regional trading blocs have helped their respective member states to become competitive and contributed greatly to their economic development. Pakistan...

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100-Day Economic Agenda for the Incoming Government

The Pakistan Business Council (PBC) believes that notwithstanding the immediate and urgent challenges facing the economy, the foremost socio-economic need...

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4th Review of the China Pakistan Free Trade Agreement (CPFTA) & Recommendations for Phase II Negotiations

The China Pakistan Free Trade Agreement (CPFTA) was signed between the governments of Pakistan and China in November 2006. Phase...

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