Chief Coordinator Of Value Added Textile Forum Muhammad Javed Bilwani told that textile industry is providing employment to almost 2.8 million people in Pakistan. But government is not giving ample time that’s why industry is facing many problems. Further he told that electricity is very expensive than Sri Lanka (87%) and India (45%). Natural gas is also expensive than Bangladesh (173%) and India (44.2%). Natural gas is also expensive than US (90%). US companies are massive buyer of Pakistan textile products.
Textile industry has suffered huge losses and thousands of employees have been terminated. Muhammad Javed said that government should solve their problems and resolve it immediately so that it export of textile product increases.
By Talha Pasha