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Govt committed to substantially support textile industry: Leghari
April 03, 2024

Minister for Power Sardar Awais Ahmad Khan Leghari has said the government is committed to substantially support the textile industry.

He said this while talking to a delegation of the All Pakistan Textile Mills Association in Islamabad today.

The Minister mentioned ongoing efforts towards implementation of a comprehensive wheeling policy, which is expected to significantly boost exports.

He emphasized government's keen interest in offering regionally competitive tariffs specifically tailored for the textile sector. This strategic approach aims to unlock the sector's full potential, targeting a substantial increase in exports up to two billion dollars.

Highlighting the urgency of the situation, the Minister reiterated the government's swift actions towards improving operations of the power distribution companies, with the primary goal of providing immediate relief to the textile sector.