Industry suffers as SITE braves low gas pressure.


KARACHI -- SITE Association of Industry President Mohammad Suleman Chawla Wednesday urged the Prime Minister to issue immediate instructions to Sui Southern Gas Company (SSGC) to ensure gas supply with full pressure to industries so that production activities could be run smoothly and foreign orders are fulfilled in time. Expressing concern over low gas pressure in the site industrial area, Chawla said industrial production has been hampered and timely fulfilment of export orders is in jeopardy.

He requested Prime Minister Imran Khan to instruct SSGC to ensure supply of gas with required pressure. 'With the onset of winter, gas pressure has started to decline and the situation has reached a point where it is very difficult for us to continue production activities. Due to the taxation issues and the ongoing economic crisis in the country...

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