Here PRGMEA is sharing An overview of Pakistans Garment Sector where they have mentioned that in June 2010 the Textiles & Garments exports were US$ 5.89bn (Source: TDAP). Textile is the premier industry & backbone of Pakistans economy which generates 54% of exports constitutes of 46% of manufacturing industry. It also employs 38% of countrys working force and contributes 8.5% to the total GDP. The textile industry drives the other industries namely Banking, Shipping, Machinery, Dyes & Chemicals and other allied sectors.
Source: &sec=article&uinfo=<%=server.URLEncode(2491)%>">PRGMEA - Pakistan Readymade Garments Manufacturers & Exporters Association