Cell phone imports into the nation expanded by 3.49% during initial 11 months of the year 2013-14 over the same time of a year ago.
The imports of cell phone into the nation amid July-May (2013-14) were recorded at $564.296 million against the imports of $545.268 million during July-May (2012-13), as per the information of Pakistan Bureau of Statistics (PBS).
Also the cell phone imports into the nation amid the month of May 2014 likewise surged by 52.64% and diminished by 23.38% when contrasted with the imports in May 2013 and April 2014 individually. The cell phone imports amid May 2014 remained at $48.076 million against the imports of $38.967 million in April 2013 and $31.496 million in May 2014, the information uncovered.
It may be specified here that the nation’s trade deficit contracted by 5.66% amid initial 11 months of current financial year as exports stretched by 3.71% while imports saw negative development of 0.57% as contrasted with the same time of a year ago.
The exports from the nation amid July-May (2013-14) were recorded at $23.112 billion against the exports of $22.286 billion recorded amid July-May 2012-13. Then again, the imports into the nation amid the period under survey were recorded at $40.777 billion against the imports of $41.011 billion amid the relating time of a year ago.