Utility Stores Corporation Of Pakistan:
Utility Stores Corporation of Pakistan (USC or USCP) is an organization, which is handling the vastchain of stores throughout [Pakistan]. The main emphasis of the Corporation is to provide basiccommodities to general public on the rates which are lower than the rates in open market.
Utility Stores Corporation of Pakistan was established in 1971 by taking over 20 retail outlets from theStaff Welfare Organization. Passing through various stages of expansion and reorganization, theCorporation at present is operating 6000 stores all over the country.
Utility Stores Corporation's objectives are following: -Protection of real income of people by selling essential consumer items at prices lower than thoseprevailing in the open market. Price moderation in the market and deterrence to profiteering, hoardingand black marketing.