Pakistan has earned US $829.977 million by providing different information technology (IT) services in various countries during the first four months of financial year 2021-22.

This shows growth of 39.24 percent when compared to US $596.090 million earned through provision of services during the corresponding period of fiscal year 2020-21, Pakistan Bureau of Statistics (PBS) reported.

During July-October (2021-22), the export of computer services grew by 39.01 percent as it surged from US $467.690 million last fiscal year to US $650.117 million this year. Among the computer services, the exports of software consultancy services witnessed increase of 47.95 percent.