The United States Government through USAID is helping Pakistanis secure a more prosperous future by increasing household incomes and employment, nurturing competitive small and medium enterprises, expanding trade and investment, creating more rewarding business opportunities, building on-farm irrigation infrastructure, and promoting a vibrant agricultural sector.
- In 2014, trade between the United States and Pakistan was valued at more than $5 billion, with the United States serving as Pakistan’s largest export market.
- The United States has financed irrigation and drainage initiatives for over 928,000 acres of land in Pakistan since 2010.
- Since September 2012, more than 30,000 new jobs can be attributed to USAID’s programs.
- In the past five years, Pakistani businesses have enjoyed a $151.6 million increase in sales and $58 million in exports through USAID’s efforts.
Boosting Private Sector Development
Improving Agriculture Productivity
Creating a Business-Enabling Environment
Last updated: January 14, 2016