Improve agriculture to improve economy

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Pakistan Economy Watch said the country is spending billions of dollars on the import of agricultural products which show the want of enabling policies. Pakistan can save annually a big amount of money by introducing advancements in the local agriculture sector which can be a stroll, declared by PEW, Dr. Murtaza Mughal, President PEW has said promoting domestic oil production can help the country to save billions of dollars that they invest in the import of oil. This import is the second largest after petroleum and cost country about $ 2.4 billion. He added that advancing and promoting methods farming, production, processing, and marketing can surely help the country to earn foreign exchange reducing dependency on imports. He also added that Pakistan being the agricultural country is unable to produce edible oil that leads it to spend a big part of its finances on importing edible that deserved to save for other purposes. Our country is in a desperate need of this now.


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Published in: Volume 08 Issue 28

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