Projects

Banana Bagging Project

Today (June 13, 2024) Pakistan Horticulture Development & Export Company Distributed Banana Bags with the aim to enhance Pakistan’s Banana Exports through Quality Improvements.Recognizing the potential of banana crop, the Pakistan Horticulture Development & Export Company (PHDEC) has initiated a pilot project to distribute banana bunch bags to progressive growers in Hyderabad region. This initiative […]

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Webinars

Optimizing Apple Fruit Quality through Recommended Harvesting and Post-Harvest Management Techniques

Webinar on “Optimizing Apple Fruit Quality through Recommended Harvesting and Post-Harvest Management Techniques” aimed to reduce post-harvest losses and ensure top-notch quality Pakistani apples for both domestic and International markets.Did you know? The apple harvest season kicks off in early June and runs until the end of November. With apples being highly sensitive to mishandling, […]

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Seminars

Mango Bagging Initiative Boost Pakistan’s Mango IndustryMultan

PHDEC Pre-Season Seminar and Mango Bagging Initiative Boost Pakistan’s Mango IndustryMultan, 29-5-2024 – The Pakistan Horticulture Development & Export Company (PHDEC), committed to advancing the horticulture sector, has initiated the Mango Bagging program in Sindh and Punjab, offering substantial commercial benefits. PHDEC distributed approximately 70,000 bags in Sindh while about 80,000 bags in Multan among […]

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Webinars

Papaya: Production Technology, Management and Export Potentials

Pakistan Horticulture Development & Export Company (PHDEC) successfully conducted a webinar titled “Papaya: Production Technology, Management and Export Potentials.” This session aimed to explore the vast opportunities that papaya cultivation presents for Pakistan’s horticulture sector.The webinar was attended by large number of people including growers, processors, researchers, and stakeholders from the horticulture sector. The introductory […]

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Webinars

The Impact of Climate Change on Horticulture Crops in KPK and Way Forward

PHDEC concluded an informative webinar on “The Impact of Climate Change on Horticulture Crops in KPK and Way Forward” The event witnessed a large and diverse audience reflecting the widespread interest and concern regarding the implications of climate change.The webinar was taking cognizance from the recent findings of a joint study by the Asian Development […]

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Projects

Mango Project in Multan and Rahim Yar Khan (RYK)

Today (May 15, 2024), the Pakistan Horticulture Development and Export Company (PHDEC) distributed approximately 80,000 mango bags to progressive growers in Multan and Rahim Yar Khan (RYK). The Mango Bagging initiative, launched in 2023 with the distribution of 150,000 bags in Sindh and Punjab, received positive feedback for enhancing fruit quality and appearance. Building on […]

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Webinars

Unlocking the Potential: Dragon Fruit Cultivation Techniques and Future Opportunities

Dragon fruit farming has become increasingly popular in Pakistan due to its adaptability to diverse climates and soil. The fruit is primarily cultivated in regions with a subtropical or tropical #climate, making it suitable for various parts of the country.Recognizing the increased production of dragon fruit in Pakistan and export opportunities from Pakistan to chinese […]

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Projects Seminars

Mango Bagging initiative to boost the Mango industry of Pakistan

The Mango Bagging initiative, piloted in 2023 received positive feedback for improving fruit quality and appearance. Following its success, PHDEC distributed an additional 150,000 bags this season (2024).Despite being the fifth-largest mango-producing country, only 6-7% of Pakistan’s mango production is exported fresh. The bagging initiative aims to increase exports by enhancing fruit quality, making Pakistani […]

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Webinars

Managing Quality Issues in Potato Exports to Global Markets: Focus on to Address the Green Potatoes and Black Heart Disease

Today (23rd April, 2024), PHDEC conducted the webinar on the topic of “Managing Quality Issues in Potato Exports to Global Markets: Focus on to Address the Green Potatoes and Black Heart Disease”. The aim of the webinar was to bring the maximum of the stakeholders on board to discuss the issue of “The Green Potatoes […]

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