Investment Policies

Investment PolicyPakistan has gained top ranking amongst its South Asian competitors, according to World Bank’s report on Ease of Doing Business 2010.

Investment policy of Pakistan is competitive and liberal that offers a wide spectrum of opportunities to local as well as foreign investors in all sectors of the economy. There is no requirement for obtaining any permission from Federal and Provincial Government for setting up industry in any sector or place except for arms and ammunition, high explosives, radioactive substance, security printing currency & mint and manufacturing of alcohol.

The main objectives of the investment policy of Sindh are:

  • Self-reliance
  • Development of value added export
  • Development of skills to improve efficiency, productivity and quality.
  • Encouragement of the high tech and labor oriented industries.
  • Development of infrastructure facilities through establishment of planned industrial estates, areas and zones.
  • Promotion of the dispersal investment at various locations.
  • Dispersal of investment to all parts of the country