Pakistan’s economy is flourishing & developing at a steady & effective pace. GDP is expected to entered in two digit numbers soon. Here is a list of Top 10 Investment Returns in Pakistan.
According to recent reports, Pakistan is consuming $5.2 Billion in building sector while it includes 2% of the total GDP. In the timeline of last 5 years, a tremendous boom has been seen in the real estate sector. Private housing developers has contributed a lot in this regard. The Real Estate has acquired priority when it comes to the investment arena.
Investment in the right project at the right time can double your return on investments. At Lahore, the real estate sold at $30,000 in 2008 is worth $100,000 in 2018 even after deducting inflation that is still a massive boost to the industry.
On the other hand, investment at the wrong time may make you bleed through your nose. Thus before buying any property do consider a few pointers in our other article. By-laws of Real Estate in Pakistan you must know
But it must be kept in mind that real estate investments usually require a lot of capital.
When it comes to invest in gold, it means buy gold bars & coins, not jewelry. Bullion is gold & silver that is officially known as being 99.5% pure and is in the form of bars or ingots famously known as biscuits in Pakistan. The term Bullion is used when we talk about investment or trading in gold. It is considered as a safe asset. It is used as a mean of investment & trading since primitive times.
Food Chain Franchising
The importance of Fast Food cannot be overlooked in this era. Despite paying much attention to healthier food, people still crave for fast foods. For native investors, it is one of the best option to invest in as this area & can never be over saturated.
Usually the franchiser offers you a basic setup & training. Moreover, if you are opting for a well-known brand, you really do not need as such effort to establish your name in the market. You will get benefit from sharing in the brand recognition. For investing in this option, you need to be much vigilant & attentive. A lot of forecasting & planning needs to be done considering numerous factors prior to getting into the F & B industry.
Prize bond is one of the safest, risk free & loss-free option for investment. It is a government sponsored deal thus minimizing the risk chances to zero. It is 100% returnable if you do not win any prize. You can withdraw the investment as the same amount as initially invested.
The prize bond varies from Rs. 100 to Rs. 40,000. Thus, anybody can invest with as low as Rs. 100 and as per cash flows, you can very easily plan your own investment scheme as well.
Prize Bonds can conveniently converted into cash. It is the key feature of prize bonds that no other mode of investment offers. Further, there is a no extensive processes for withdrawing your investment, especially in case of emergencies. But it must be kept in mind that it is time-longing process. The more prize bonds you have the more chances you will have to win a prize.
Stock Market (PSX 100)
Stock market of any country reflects the overall performance of countries economy & companies operating in it. It indicates the well-being of a company that further leads to a countries economy.
It is a a popular choice among the Pakistani investors. Over the last 5 years, the percentage of CDC accounts has tremendously increased. This investment option is very vulnerable to the international & national political situations. In the long-run it offers a maximum return on investment.
Do your homework prior to getting yourself involved in the stock exchange market. Traditionally, blue chips considered as the safest bet to good dividends. Still read, understand, know the economy before buying or selling any stock.
Automobile industry offers a huge return on Investment. You can cut above the rest if you distinguish yourself from rest by offering luxury & lavish automobiles. Due to betterment in law & order situation of Pakistan, high-end consumers are tempting to buy such vehicles. Mercedes Benz, BMW, Porsche’s & other posh brands have company operated centers in Pakistan as well. Moreover, the latest models are also launched here & in very high demand.
Also keep in view that there is a huge surge of demand for Japanese hybrid vehicles due to their amazing mileage & outstanding build and safety features. So importing these articles would also be a great investment, if you are new in this business look for people who are already doing it. Always start from few vehicles, once you get hands-on experience for the business model you can roll out on your own.
Till now, automobile sales are on a positive path. In this sort of investment, location is vital & primary component. As it is very important to attract the right niche. Simultaneously, return on Investment also guaranteed. Due to the increase in population & gain in per capita income of Pakistan, more & more clients are demanding cars to upgrade their lifestyles.
Commodity Futures Trading
It is an innovative investment opportunity in Pakistan. Meanwhile, the veteran & rich investors are already investing in it since 1990. Its usually done in the international market.
This involves trading of commodities like wheat, rice, gold, copper, automobiles & others in international market. On the other hand, overall condition of international market effect. This sort of trading at a very large extent. Now, people are being more aware with the establishment of Pakistan Mercantile Exchange.
Commodity Trading is about trading the commodities in the real environment. These commodities include rice, wheat, copper, gold, silver & many more. Unlike stocks, the effect of international news is quite large.
Out of 18o million people in Pakistan, every 4th individual is probably suffering from a kind of disease. Moreover, because of adulteration & contamination, the rate of diseases in getting quite high in Pakistan. Consequently, the demand for medicines is quite massive.
Thus, investing in this business can offer you high return on investment over all. According to one estimate the Return On Investment in medicine business goes around 20% to 50% in retail. While in manufacturing sector, it varies from 40% to 60%. This investment in medical business is termed as most safest & most profitable. You will need a license, guide & little bit experience to invest.