SOME IMPORTANT THINGS Pakistan Inflation Rate
The inflation rate in Pakistan was last reported at 12.69 percent in June of 2010. From 2003 until 2010, the average inflation rate in Pakistan was 10.15 percent reaching an historical high of 25.33 percent in August of 2008 and a record low of 1.41 percent in July of 2003. Inflation rate refers to a general rise in prices measured against a standard level of purchasing power. The most well-known measures of Inflation are the CPI which measures consumer prices, and the GDP deflator, which measures inflation in the whole of the domestic economy.
Interest Rate 13.00%
Growth Rate 2.00%
Inflation Rate 12.69%
Jobless Rate 5.50%
Current Account -1548
Exchange Rate 86.1200
Pakistan Balance of Trade
Pakistan reported a balance of trade deficit equivalent to 1450.9 Million USD in July of 2010. Pakistan exports rice, furniture, cotton fiber, cement, tiles, marble, textiles, clothing, leather goods, carpets and rugs and food products. Pakistan imports mainly petroleum, petroleum products, machinery, plastics, transportation P A G E |1
equipment, edible oils, paper and paperboard, iron and steel and tea. Its main trading partners are: European Union, China, The United Arab Emirates and The United States.
Year Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec 2010 -1620.7 -964.6 -1479.8 -1278.4 -1609.7 -1404.9 -1450.9 2009 -1168.0 -857.2 -1041.9 -1435.9 -1061.5 -1801.6 -1150.4 -1044.0 -897.9 -1421.0 -986.5 -1326.3 2008 -2053.0 -2104.0 -2037.0 -2291.5 -1937.6 -1971.6 -1644.0 -1877.8 -2027.3 -1948.1 -1196.4 -815.9
Pakistan Current Account
Pakistan reported a current account deficit equivalent to 1548.0 Million USD in December of 2010. Pakistan exports rice, furniture, cotton fiber, cement, tiles, marble, textiles, clothing, leather goods, carpets and rugs and food products. Pakistan imports mainly petroleum, petroleum...