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Cement Exports Witness Increase In 2018-19

ISLAMABAD: The exports of cement from Pakistan during the financial year 2018-19 witnessed increased of 21.94 percent as compared to the corresponding period of 2017-18.

The cement exports from the country were recorded at $271.726 million during July-June (2018-19) as against the exports of $ 222.841 million during July-June (2017-18), showing growth of 21.94 percent, according to the latest data issued by Pakistan Bureau of Statistics.

Meanwhile, on a year-on-year basis, the cement exports, however, witnessed decline of 29.17 percent during the month of June 2019 when compared to the same month of last year.

The cement exports in June 2019 were recorded at $ 11.556 million against the exports of $16.315 million in June 2018, the PBS data revealed.