KARACHI: Suspension of gasoline provide by the Sui Southern Gas Company (SSGC) has led to the closure of greater than a dozen factories in Nooriabad and Kotri industrial space, it emerged on Wednesday.
According to Geo News, the Federation of Pakistan Chambers of Commerce’s Vice-President Adeel Siddiqui stated that the suspension of gasoline provide to the economic zone has affected a number of different factories too, together with textile, yarn, and cable makers.
He stated that gasoline being produced in Sindh shouldn’t be being equipped to the factories. As per an settlement with the Ministry of Energy, it was determined that the federal government would enhance the charges of gasoline from Rs786 to Rs930 per MMBTU due to the distinction between LNG and native gasoline however as an alternative of implementing it, the SSGC droop gasoline altogether.
He demanded that the gasoline wants of the economic zone must be met, in any other case the export sector can be affected.