BMI View: The freight industry in Pakistan is forecast to grow moderately over the medium term as trade
growth is increasing and investment is being put into freight infrastructure. Weaker demand for
commodities and lower oil prices have impacted the economy in Pakist ..."
The freight mix in Pakistan is set to perform moderately in both the short and medium term, with growth
constricted somewhat by the parlous state of many integral economies at present. Also, domestic strife, such
as the road blockade in Punjab in August 2014, has had ..."
We have downgraded our full-year real GDP growth forecast for Pakistan for the current fiscal year
(FY2013/14 [July-June]) to 3.4% from 4.0% previously, as the macroeconomic environment readjusts
painfully due to a general tightening in fiscal and monetary policy. We ..."
We expect to see somewhat muted growth both in 2013 and into the medium term in the Pakistani freight
industry, with the outperformer set to be the country's air freight sector with year-on-year growth of
3.62% pencilled in for 2013. This is in keeping with the belief that the ..."