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Research & Initiatives

Research & Initiatives

PBC’s Recommended Framework for SEZs V3

The Pakistan Business Council’s Recommendations for Special Economic Zones Based on a Global Comparison

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Pakistan’s intra-regional trade remains lowest

KARACHI: Pakistan is one of the lowest regionally-integrated countries in the world as the country’s trade with its regional partners...

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Pakistan’s Trade with its Regional Partners

The Islamic Republic of Pakistan (Pakistan) shares land borders with 4 countries; Afghanistan, China, India and Iran. Pakistan’s trade with...

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Trade with the European Union (28) – 2018

EU is one of the most important trading partners for Pakistan; accounting for 16% of Pakistan’s total trade in 2018....

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Financing Make in Pakistan

The “Make in Pakistan” thrust of the Pakistan Business Council (PBC) recognizes the role of capital in the revival and growth of industry. The objectives of Make in Pakistan are to create jobs, generate value‐ added exports and encourage import substitution. The desired result will be a balanced current account enabling Pakistan to regain its financial sovereignty.

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Progress Review on 'Make in Pakistan'

The Pakistan Business Council (PBC) has been advocating a “Make-in-Pakistan” thrust to promote employment, value-added exports and import substitution. The...

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The North Africa Country Series: The Kingdom of Morocco

“The Kingdom of Morocco’ – is the final publication in the “The North Africa Country Series” prepared by the Pakistan...

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Enhancing Competitiveness of Pakistan's Denim Sector

Pakistan is deindustrializing prematurely, and this has resulted among other things in the loss of competitiveness of the country’s export...

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The North Africa Country Series: The Republic of Tunisia

As part of its initiative to introduce non-conventional markets to Pakistani businesses, the Pakistan Business Council (PBC) in 2019, has...

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A Policy Framework for Improving the Export Competitiveness of Pakistan's Knitted Apparel

Pakistan is deindustrializing prematurely. The premature deindustrialization of Pakistan is contributing to an increase in Pakistan’s trade deficit. Pakistan simply...

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The North Africa Country Series: Arab Republic of Egypt

As part of its initiative to introduce non-conventional markets to Pakistani businesses, the Pakistan Business Council (PBC), in 2019, has...

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