Basmati exports surged to 328,374 tonnes ($305n) from 244,040 tonnes ($255m) while other varieties exports fell to 1.791m tonnes ($749m) from 2.034m tonnes ($812n) in 7MFY18.
Sugar prices swelled to Rs62-65 from Rs55 per kg while its exports plummeted to 276,393 tonnes ($82m) from 610,770 tonnes ($227m) in 7MFY18.
Sugar production in the last season was 7.5m tonnes well above the requirement of 5-6m tonnes, leaving extra stocks of 1.5m tonnes.
According to the figures of Large Scale Manufacturing, Pakistan's sugar production fell by 7pc in July-May 2017-18 to 6.55m tonnes from 7.044m tonnes in the same period of 2016-17.
Cantaloupes which were cultivated in a total area of 2,846 acres yielded a production of 33,463 tonnes
while pepper was cultivated in 2,531 acres and the production stood at 64,663 tonnes
Walsall to Birmingham By car: 1.9 tonnes
(131 party balloons) By train: 0.4 tonnes
(29 party balloons)
Consumption of furnace oil in FY18 plunged by 23pc to 7.4m tonnes
. Punjab used 3.7m tonnes
as compared to 5.3m tonnes
while the share of Sindh and Balochistan dipped to 2.4m tonnes
and 1.3mn tonnes
as against 2.628mn tonnes
and 1.649mn tonnes
The industry increased its production capacity by 6.58pc during 2017-18 and its capacity utilisation stood at 92.82pc, the highest since 1992-93 when its total production capacity was only 8.89m tonnes
compared with 49.44m tonnes
Total production of Rice during 2017-18 is estimated at record 111.52 million tonnes
. Production of rice has increased by 1.82 million tonnes
than the production of 109.70 million tonnes
In the Western fisheries basin, the catch increased by 8.3 thousand tonnes
and amounted to 25.7 thousand tonnes
The catch of pollock fell by 8.8 thousand tonnes
to 443 thousand tonnes
As per Second Advance Estimates for 2017-18, total foodgrains production in the country is estimated at 277.49 million tonnes
which is higher by 2.37 million tonnes
than the previous record production of foodgrains of 275.11 million tonnes
achieved during is estimated at record 111.01 million tonnes
The total catch of fish in the Far Eastern Basin was 2.97 million tonnes
(2016 - 2.96 million tonnes
DMA 2890 tonnes
; DASRI 1066 tonnes
; carton 336 tonnes
; chemical 119 tons, scrap metal and metals 63 tonnes
; paper 55 tons, multimaterials 96 tons WEEE 47 tons, wood pallets 34 tonnes
, confidential papers 55 tons, toners cartridges 5 tons, radios 5 tons, lamps + Highlighters 1.2 tons.
In 2012 the State Oil Company of Azerbaijan has exported 20,199,000 tonnes
of oil by the BTC pipeline.