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What are different kinds of gemstones? 3. What are the uses of gemstones? 4. Where and which gemstones are found/mined in Pakistan? 5. Which gemstones are brought in to Pakistan, from neighboring countries (Afghanistan/Iran/India) for sale/trading in Pakistan? (how-formally/informally, its share, trade practices) 6. Which are the leading trade centers of gemstones in Pakistan? 7. What is the volume of business in these trade centers? 8. Leading international markets/buyers of gemstones? 9. World trade figures/statistics of gemstones if available 10. Share of Pakistan in world trade in gemstones. (To be searched/extracted/worked) Time series analysis/Trend analysis 11. What are the total exports of Pakistan (past five years) 12. Share of gemstones export in total experts. 13. Are Exports of Gemstone declining/stagnant/increasing? a) Volumetric b) In Rupee Terms 14. Is share of Gemstone in total export earnings: a. Declining (at what rate? Reasons) b. Stagnant c. Increasing Regulatory Issues 15. Were there any targets fixed in the budget estimates for the export of gemstones? 16. Were, ever, these targets achieved? 17. Was any study made by the M/O Commerce or TDA to analyze/enquire into the reasons for not achieving the targets 18. Is there any preference/incentive given to the exporters of gemstones in the Trade Policy (ies)? 19. What is the Tax/Duty structure on export of gemstones? a. Is there any policy defect which is hindering the increase in export? b. Does the trade policy not provide any incentives for the export of gemstones? 20. What taxes/duties are levied on gemstones at mining/during value addition process or at export stage? a. Are these taxes excessive? 21. Do procedural difficulties (Tax/duty rebates or refunds) discourage the exporters? 22. The role of and efforts made by the TDA in enhancing the exports of gemstones.
advocacy campaign. the sole institution of its kind? 41. financiers. What value addition options/opportunities/incentives are available to the investors/traders/exporters? 37. Is the GGIP. Is it a concurrent/federal/provincial subject? (Position after 18th amendment?) c. If yes. Were these exhibitions considered as successful? 33.23. to mining rights) Marketing Issues/Exhibitions 27.Volume of cash business conducted at these exhibitions. on what basis/criteria . No. Value Addition 36. Mining 42. International gemstones exhibitions held world-wide and the level of participation from Pakistan? 28. Low literacy level/lack of knowledge/initiative among the local tribal owners? . Policies and procedures in harmony? (with ref. What is the mechanism to measure and document and report these benefits? 31. Does participation in international exhibitions by the Pakistani exporters bring in any additional business? 30. of foreign visitors/buyers or any supply orders. 32. Are Federal/provincial govts. Law and Order? y Local/foreign Investor is reluctant to make physical/capital movement in to the mining area due to infrastructure/safety reasons? f. Local gemstones exhibitions held in Pakistan frequency. Categorization of gemstones viz. 40. Is the value addition an expensive/capital intensive/labor intensive pursuit? 38. a viz. The role of Gems & Gemmological Institute of Pakistan (GGIP) Peshawar in increasing the export of gemstones. Defunct Gemstones Corporation of Pakistan. What value addition practices/facilities are available for gemstone trade? 26. Geographical location of deposits in far flung/tribal/hilly areas? e. their condition/state: Rough-uncut/cut/polished/ 24. Which category is more in demand in the world market and which is being exported more from Pakistan and why? 25. The role of commercial counselors in advertising these exhibitions in their respective markets. Is geological survey/mapping complete? d. The role of TDA/commercial counselors in holding/organizing these exhibitions 35. Chambers of Commerce and Industry b. The role of trade bodies: a. Traders /Exporters Association(s) in promoting the exports (APCEA) 39. Lack of Capital h. What are the issues and problems in mining of gemstones? a. 34. organizers. Does TDA play any role/provide any incentive or facilitation to the exporters in motivating to participate? 29. Non availability of appropriate Technology? g. What does constitution say about mining and quarrying? b.
Common ownership of the tribes k. i. . Licensing rules/regulations and practices by the government.Economic Affaires O44 Mining and Manufacturing 0442 Mining 04221.How far internal tribal enmity/adversity is affecting the to exploratory/mining opportunities? j.Mining of Mineral Resources i. Is there any prequalification/criteria to grant license for mining? O4 . Incentives to the local/foreign investors. l.