The popularity of Pakistani pink salt is increasing rapidly in China. According to Gwadar Pro, the General Administration of Customs of China discovered that Pakistani Himalayan pink salt exports to China reached $4,968,223 in 2021 and $5,747,492 in 2022.
In the first half of this year, Pakistani Himalayan pink salt exports to China reached $2,694,493. On the other hand, Chairman of the Salt Manufacturers Association Ismail Sattar said that the popularity of pink salt is increasing.
Wang Zhihai, Pakistan’s Honorary Investment Consul in China highlighted in the webinar that the pink salt lamp works like an air purifier. It kills bacteria and removes dust, allergens, smoke, odors, and mold spores.
Ghulam Qadir, Commercial Consul of the Pakistani Embassy in Beijing, has said that Pakistan’s sugar and sugar confectionery exports have exceeded $18 million in the first six months of 2023.