Pakistan-Petroleum, Regional-Industries, Minerals,

During the current fiscal year, 2021-2022, 1.8 million has been invested in the petroleum sector to ensure the ultimate self-sufficiency in the coming future. 6 new projects are prepared for commencement while 7 petroleum projects are already underway.

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The 7 ongoing schemes regarding the petroleum sector include; 

  1. The establishment of the National Mineral Data Centre(NMDC) was allocated 263 million PKR.
  2. Aiming for the expansion and upgrades of the Pakistan Petroleum Core House (PETCORE), 345 million PKR was appointed.
  3. For the management and mapping of toposheets regarding Balochistan, 30 million PKR was allocated.
  4. Regarding the upgrade and strengthening of the Karachi Laboratories Complex (KLC) located at the HDIP operations office, a sum of 385 million PKR was recorded.
  5. For supplying zero-point Dhabeji SEZ with 13.5 MMCFD, a sum of 76.5 million PKR got allocated.
  6. For supplying zero point of Rashakai SEZ with 30 MMCFD, a sum of 230 million PKR was allocated.
  7. For the enhancement of the POL testing facilities of HDIP a sum of 143 million PKR was introduced. This involved upgradation at Islamabad, Lahore, Multan, Peshawar, Quetta along with the ISO certification petroleum testing lab, Islamabad.

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