As per Pakistan Bureau of Statistics, the country exported readymade garments worth $599.260 million in the first quarter of current financial year as compared the exports of $608.688 million of the corresponding period of last year. Exports of readymade garments during the period under review in dollar terms decreased by 1.55 per cent as compared the exports of first three months of last year.
During the period from July-September, 2018-19, about 10,235 thousand dozen of readymade garments exported as compared the exports of 8,939 thousand zozen of same period of last year.
However, the knitwear exports during the period from July-September, 2018-19 grew by 9.80 percent as over 30,912 thousand dozen of the knitwear worth $710.210 million exported as compared the exports of 25,587 thousand dozen valuing $648.805 million of same period of last year. On month on month basis, the exports of knitwear grew by 6.66 percent bedwear by 3.26 per cent.