Pakistan has earned more than $1.05 billion through exports of seafood to different countries during last five years. Of the total exports, in 2007-08 the country earned $132 million, in 2007-08 $133 million, in 2008-09 $185 million, in 2009-10 $191 million, in 2010-11 $253 million and in 2011-12, $286 million were contributed to national exchequer through seafood exports.

According to an official at Federal Bureau of Statistics (FBS), more markets are being explored to enhance seafood exports.