Agriculture sector is a vital component of Pakistan’s economy as it provides the raw materials to industries down the line and helps in poverty alleviation. This sector contributes 22.7 percent to the GDP and it remains by far the largest employer absorbing around 37.4 percent of the country's according to Economic Survey of Pakistan 2021-22.
The entire spectrum of agriculture sector needs financial support for its sustainable growth. Keeping the importance of the sector in view, BAHL has established a full-fledge division with a sizable field force across Pakistan to provide financial facility at the door step of the farming community with a special focus on underserved areas. In this regard, the bank is directly engaging farmers as well as Agriculture Value Chain Actors (Processors of fruit, meat, milk, etc.) to fulfill their financial needs.
Bank AL Habib Limited (BAHL) offers agriculture financing in crop and non-crop sectors. The bank offers facilities in Conventional as well as Islamic modes of finance as per detail here under.