The commerce ministry has permitted for exporting rawhide. The permission of rawhide export will be given on case to case basis. The ministry issued gazette in this regard on Wednesday.
It was said from the commerce ministry, after discussion with all concerned stakeholders it is emphasized that to maintain stability between rawhide demand and supply management on the occasion of Eid ul Azha, the ban on export of raw and wet blue hide should be temporarily relaxed.
Later, following recommendation from the committee formed by the commerce ministry the decision of rawhide and wet blue hide export on case to case basis was taken and it will be effective until further notice.
To review and to recommend the case to case basis leather export application a 12-member committee was also formed by the commerce ministry.