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Post Season Mango Seminar

Post Season Mango Seminar

Mango exports during the current season have increased by 42% in 2019 compared with the last year, it was stated by Muhammad Ashraf, Chief Executive Officer of Pakistan Horticulture Development and Export Company (PHDEC), Ministry of Commerce, in a post-season seminar...

Pak-India Trade Realities

Pak-India Trade Realities

In wake of the heightened political tensions, Pakistan suspended bilateral trade with India on August 9, 2019. This was after exercising restraint from retaliating in February 2019 when India had suspended cross-border trade through LoC, withdrawn Pakistan’s MFN...

Strategy in the works for boosting horticulture exports to $1bn

Strategy in the works for boosting horticulture exports to $1bn

ISLAMABAD: The Pakistan Horticulture Development and Export Company (PHDEC) is working on a comprehensive plan to enhance exports of fruits and vegetables to $1 billion mark within the next three years. The five products identified by PHDEC include kinno, mangoes,...

Consultative Session on Mango Exports

Consultative Session on Mango Exports

Pakistan Horticulture Development & Export Company (PHDEC) has been conducting a series of product specific consultative sessions/seminars in the country. In this context, ‘Consultative Session on Mango Export’ was organized by the Company at Ministry of Commerce,...

India- High output keeps potato prices down

India- High output keeps potato prices down

Since the beginning of Mar¬ch, the price of potato has dipped more than 16 per ce¬nt on account of higher pro¬duction of the commod¬ity in Ind¬ia this year. High arriv¬als have be¬en reported in the man¬dis and th¬at has kept the sentiments we¬ak for the commodity in...

Okanagan apple growers protest

Okanagan apple growers protest

Okanagan apple growers will decide later this week whether to continue their protest against low prices. The group has staged rallies in Kelowna and Abbotsford and sold the fruit at 12 cents a pound. Apple growers say that`s the amount they received for last year`s...

ASF, Mojaz Foundation ink agreement

ASF, Mojaz Foundation ink agreement

LAHORE (October 16 2009): Agribusiness Support Fund (ASF) has signed an agreement with Mojaz Foundation, where ASF will provide matching grant of Rs 1.4 million for establishment of Agribusiness Extension Services wing. The contract signing ceremony was held at ASF...