Competitiveness Key Milestones

Result Area/Activity Key Milestones
Strengthening the capacity of public agencies to enhance competitiveness

  • Design sector competitiveness benchmarking system (CBS)
  • Develop capacity of agencies to use lean tools
  • Pilot CBS/lean and provide support for replication
  • Storage, analysis & publication of data
  • Monitoring of CBS
  • Links to WNPO
  • Vocational Skills training development
  • Research on approaches to vocational skills development
  • Academic interchange
  • Update vocational training courses
  • CBS & Lean Tools developed
  • Master Trainers trained
  • Selected Firms of clusters implement CBS
  • Data published
  • Monitoring mechanism developed
  • MOU with WNPO signed
  • Master Trainers trained
  • Case studies in lean manufacturing completed
  • Linkages with international academic institutions developed
  • TEVTA Curriculum updated
Improving competitiveness in selected pro-poor manufacturing sectors

  • Build manufacturing capacity to meet market requirements
  • Identification of export requirements
  • Firm level interventions
  • Identify interventions for value added production
  • Manufacturing capacity enhanced
  • Market surveys completed
  • CBS implemented
  • Proposals for value addition developed
Improving competitiveness in the fishery sector.

  • Development of code of practice workshops in fisheries sector
  • Code of practice workshop to get sector buy-in
  • Dissemination of code of practice training
  • Technical framework for landing sites in Balochistan
  • Design spec of Baba Bhit landing site
  • Feasibility study for Korangi business park

     

  • Consensus on code of practices develop
  • Code of Practices shared with private sector
  • Design & specifications developed
  • Design & specifications developed
  • Business plans developed
Improving competitiveness in the horticulture sector.

  • Support PHDEC in developing PAKGAP and pilot implementation in kinnow & mango sectors
  • Dissemination of code of practice to farmers
  • Implementation of standards
  • Options for value added production

     

  • PAK GAP standard developed
  • Farmers trained
  • Farmers adopt PAK GAP
  • Proposals for value addition developed
Improving consultancy services and certification of enterprises .

  • Training and qualification of trainers / consultants in management systems (quality, environment, food safety, GAP, CSR) in collaboration with NPO
  • Preparation of enterprises to achieve certification in above management systems
  • Assistance to selected enterprises to achieve CE Marking of products
  • Consultants/trainers trained
  • Enterprises prepared for certifications
  • Products identified & Prepared for CE Marking
Development of business arrangements along the international supply chain

  • Trade Corridor visits from delegations
  • Development of freight forwarding

  • Linkages developed for clusters
  • Cost effective logistic options provided
Development of business arrangements along the international supply chain

  • Trade Corridor visits from delegations
  • Development of freight forwarding

  • Linkages developed for clusters
  • Cost effective logistic options provided