In October this year, Pakistan’s sesame exports reached 113 million dollars

Pakistan’s sesame exports reached 113 million dollars

Pakistan’s sesame exports: Pakistan has seen phenomenal growth in its sesame exports, reaching a record $113.66 million in October 2023 alone. According to Gwadar Pro, Ghulam Qadir, commercial consul at the Pakistani embassy in Beijing, stated that this increase is not It not only shows the nation’s potential in the agricultural sector, but also highlights its ability to benefit from the demands of the global market.

According to Gwadar Pro, Ghulam Qadir said that the sesame industry continues to flourish, experts attribute this remarkable success to a combination of favorable climatic conditions, strategic agricultural policies and expert market positioning. It not only has a positive impact on Pakistan’s economy but also positions the country as a major player in the international sesame market.

According to Gwadar Pro, during the first 10 months of this year, Pakistan’s sesame exports to China increased by 100%, reaching $170.06 million, while in the same period last year (January to October), Pakistan exported sesame worth $84.67 million. to China and the seeds were exported. He said that in October, Pakistan exported 64,711,149 tonnes of sesame worth $113.66 million to China, compared to 16,727,774 tonnes worth $25.57 million in the same month last year.

According to Gwadar Pro, he said that according to the General Administration of Customs of the People’s Republic of China, China imported 97069,705 tons of sesame seeds from Pakistan in the first ten months of 2023, which is an increase of 72.53% in terms of volume. , with a value of 170,063 million dollars. In the same period last year, it was 56,261.629 tons worth 84.67 million dollars. According to Gwadar Pro, it is worth noting that during the first 10 months of this year, Pakistan’s exports to China exceeded $2.82 billion, up 1.27% year-on-year.

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