The federal cabinet will give final approval to these proposals. Photo: Social Media
The Cabinet Economic Co-ordination Committee approved the proposals of the Ministry of National Food Security and Research regarding the minimum price of tobacco.
At the ECC meeting, chaired by Finance Minister Shaukat Tareen, the minimum price of Virginia Tobacco (FCV) in the plains for the 2022 crop was Rs. 240 per kg, in the semi-mountainous areas Rs. Lower price of Rs 149.09 per kg, white leaf Rs 123 per kg, coarse tobacco Rs 187.50 per kg, while Niswa, Haqqa and Rastika tobacco prices were approved at Rs 123 per kg.
In addition, the federal cabinet will give final approval to these proposals.