STRATEGY PAPER ON MANGO
Product Description and Relevant HS Code.
Pakistan is an agricultural country and production of fruits is a vital part of this sector. Mango is the king of fruits and is one in the entire foremost vital fruit crop within the world likewise as in Pakistan. It’s a tropical, climacteric fruit liked by almost all nations of the world – thanks to its style, flavor and wonderful biological process and properties. Mango, being delicious fruit, is grown in more than one hundred countries of the globe. Today, the annual calculable world over production of mango is over 25-million tones.
The mango is the national fruit of Pakistan, India and Philippines. It’s conjointly the national tree of Bangladesh. The main mango growing districts of Pakistan are: of Punjab are – Multan, Bahawalpur, Muzzaffargarh and Rahim Yar Khan. Of Sindh- Mirpurkhas, Sanghar, Hyderabad, Thatta, Naushehro Feroze and Khairpur Mirs. Of NWFP- are Dera Ismail Khan, Peshawar and Mardan. Afterward, a replacement trend of growing late varieties in Punjab has received a good quality that has extended the market amount and side to the marketable surplus. This delicious fruit is nutritionally superior and it supplies many vitamins and minerals. Pakistan produces 3.95 % of world’s mangoes and is the sixth largest producer. Its export is progressing positively while encouraging the substantial foreign exchange earnings. Pakistan’s Mango export together with geographical area has found its markets in the United Kingdom and different European markets. It’s believed that the demand would rise to as high as 50% given the correct impetus and increasing the export to Deutschland, Japan, China and its metropolis.