ISLAMABAD: Textile machinery imports into the country increased by 26.53 percent during the first quarter of current fiscal year (July-September) as compared to the same period of last year, according to Pakistan Bureau of Statistics (PBS). According to the data provided by the PBS, textile machinery worth $146,384 were imported during the first quarter of current year as compared to $115,694 of last year. Construction and

mining machinery worth $100,524 were imported during the first quarter of current year as compared to $117,666 of last year.–APP