Commercial Importer VS Industrial Importer Definition

Last Updated: July 21, 2019
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Difference Between Commercial Importer, and Industrial Importer (Manufacturer) in Pakistan

Commercial Importer VS Industrial Importer Definition

Commercial Importer VS Industrial Importer Definition: Hi Readers!, this article explained the difference between commercial importer, and industrial importer (Manufacturer) in Pakistan, we received so many emails asking us about the definition of the commercial and industrial importer in Pakistan.

Commercial Importer Definition in Pakistan

FBR`s official definition of ‘commercial importer in Pakistan’. As per new definition, ‘commercial importer’ means

any registered person who imports goods for the purpose of further supply in the same state to any other person

What is Industrial Importer Definition in Pakistan

Definition of manufacturer importer in Pakistan, ‘Industrial importer’ means

any registered person who imports goods for the purpose of manufacturing

Why All Exemptions and Benefits only for Industrial Importers?

The government gives all benefits and Exemptions to industrial importers because whatever they import here in Pakistan just for the sake of manufacturer purpose and increase export goods production.

Can Commercial Importer Get any Benefit from Importing Goods?

The short answer is YES. The commercial importer can get benefits from Free Trade Agreement (FTA) or The South Asian Free Trade Area (SAFTA).