MUHAMMAD JAWED BILWANI: The PHMA
is of the view that the budget should focus to facilitate the business community for more industrialization and enhancement of export.
The district wise knitwear exporting units registered with PHMA
are Karachi 374 units Lahore 160 units Faisalabad 262 units and Sialkot 126 units.
Prominent were Chief Coordinator PHMA
and Chairman, Pakistan Apparel Forum, Muhammad Jawed Bilwani, Chairman of PHMA
(South Zone) and senior exporters Khwaja Usman and Aamir Butt.
Earlier, Chairman PHMA
North Zone Mian Naeem Ahmad presented a welcome address and said that Pakistani economy was facing toughest situation at this time as our exporters are not able to achieve export targets due to non-provision of special incentive and conducive atmosphere for enhancing national exports.
The Secretary was speaking at a meeting with representatives of various value-added textile associations led by Muhammad Jawed Bilwani, Chief Coordinator of Pakistan Hosiery Manufacturers and Exporters Association (PHMA
) and Chairman Pakistan Apparel Forum at PHMA
He was addressing the members of PHMA
immediately after this election during a joint video link meeting of PHMA
held simultaneously at Faisalabad, Lahore and Sialkot.
It has been planned to increase cotton production to facilitate the textile export sector, stated Secretary, Textile Hasan Iqbal, the other day on his visit to PHMA
House, addressing the representatives and top exporters of the Value Added Textile Exporters' Associations on 16th.
Dr Khurram said that PHMA
supported the relief package declared for spinning industry particularly easing cost of doing business and relief in power tariff but opposed duty on the import of textile raw materials.
According to PHMA
Chairman, Adil Butt, the government had issued revised sales tax zero-rating regime for five export oriented sectors, i.
Among all PHMA
holds the distinction as the largest Association whose members contribute highest share in textile exports with more than 1000 members across the country had not been invited and ignored.