Engineering Sector of Pakistan
Engineering Sector in Pakistan is engaged in producing cement and sugar plants, industrial boilers, chemical plants & equipment,
power transmission towers,
textile related engineering components,
automotive parts and accessories etc. The Engineering Industry encompasses a wide range of product categories.
Promoting Foreign Direct
Investment in Engineering Sector
Engineering & Manufacturing sector accounting for 18.3 percent of GDP, has shown a tremendous growth of 12.5 percent in 2004-5 against the target of 10.2 percent. The sector is expected to further expand in the successive years."
State Engineering Corporation's (SEC) units have the capacity to form strategic alliances, subcontracting, outsourcing
and / or co-production arrangements in the following modes:
1. Technical cum financial support for jointly undertaking projects.
2. Developing exclusive facilities in SEC units as joint venture for introducing new products with minimum basic investment.
3. Private Investment in SEC units for upgrading existing facilities, working towards introducing new products and technologies.
4. Vertical and horizontal product diversification for manufacturing more efficient industrial plants.
SEC is interested in seeking FDI for launching following industrial projects / plants:
CNC Machine Tools & Instruments
Agriculture Machinery & Equipments
High Pressure Vessels and Valves
Large Module Industrial Plants
Automotive Components (Gear Boxes)
Hydel / Steam Turbines
Heavy Electrical Machinery
Air Pre-heaters & Heating Elements
Coal Gasification Plants
Oil & Chemical Processing Plants
Renewable Energy Generation Plants
High Pressure Bagasse fired Boilers
Fluidized Bed Coal fired Boilers
Road Construction Machinery
Effluent Treatment Plants
Wind Turbines etc.
|Potential Sectors for Investment
The Engineering Sector in
Pakistan is engaged in producing cement and sugar plants,
industrial boilers, chemical plants & equipment,
construction equipments, power transmission towers, textile
related engineering components, automotive parts and
accessories etc. The Engineering Industry encompasses a wide
range of product categories.
|Heavy Engineering Goods
|Capital Engineering goods in major industrial sub-sectors are in great demand. These are listed here under:
Metal Working Machinery (Machine Tools Industry)
Centre Lathes, Shaping Machines, Milling Machines, Drilling Machines,
Power Presses, Hydraulic Presses. Hacksaws and Circular Saws
Food Processing Machinery, Paper Machinery, Chemical and Oil Refinery Machinery, Cement/
Sugar Manufacturing Machinery Plants, Construction Machinery.
Power Generation .Plant & Equipment
Membrane well Segments, Rotary Air Heaters, Heat Exchangers, Condensers, Cooling Towers,
Super Heater Coils, other Steel Plate Fabricated Equipment & Components
| D. Miscellaneous Machinery
Agricultural Machinery, Water Pumps, Compressors etc
| Growth Strategy For Engineering Sector & Incentives
• The Government has substantially reduced duties on various raw material components & sub-components.
• An EXIM Bank has been established to offer credit facilities to the buyers,
Pakistani engineering products and machinery.