The economy is semi-industrialized, with centres of growth along the Indus River. Pakistan is one of the largest producers of natural commodities, and its labour market is the 10th largest in the world. Between 2002 and 2007 there was substantial foreign investment in Pakistan's banking and energy sectors. Other important industries include clothing and textiles (accounting for nearly 60% of exports), food processing, chemicals manufacture, iron and steel. The textile industry enjoys a pivotal position in the exports of Pakistan.

ILO Consulting Services

ILO Consulting has a well developed collaboration with leading advisory groups in Pakistan to provide better assistance to its clients helping them with their business expansion in Pakistan. Our alliance ensures smooth transition for our ambitious clients as our associate advisor is more acquainted with local conditions and would be better equipped to facilitate the requested services diligently in Pakistan.