Finance ministry’s economic report indicates agricultural loss amid floods


ISLAMABAD: The Ministry of Finance Sunday released its yearly profitable report pressing the need for a strong frugality to stabilise the currency.

According to the report, climate- convinced flooding across Pakistan has destroyed husbandry performing in a drop in the product of major crops. Sugarcane product has been reduced by 8, rice by 40.6, and cotton by 24.6, while the target of wheat product has been set at 28.37 million tons.

The finance ministry’s report farther countries that affectation was at 25.1 from July to September, which was at8.6 during the same months in the former time.

The budget deficiency from July to September, as per the report, was Rs672 billion rupees, adding by45.4 in the fiscal time’s first quarter. still, during the same period in 2021, the budget deficiency stood at Rs462 billion.

As per statistics, the Federal Board of Revenue’s returns increased by 17 in the first quarter of the fiscal time. From July to September, exports increased by 5.5, significances dropped by 7.9, the current account deficiency was$2.2 billion, remittances stood at 3.6, and total investments dropped by 83.7.

also, the finance ministry’s report also stated that the State Bank’s reserves were $8.884 billion as of October 26. The overall profitable condition in the report, still, systems betterment.

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