Industry in Gwadar district consists of fisheries, power
generation plants, few manufacturing units, ice plants. Fish
is the major export of the district.
Tourism can also be developed as an industry with little
Manufacturing units in the district include ice factories,
boat making sheds and few furniture making workshops.
Trade and Trade Centers
Fish export is the major trade activity in the district.
About 40% of the total fish catch is exported to Karachi.
The fish is also exported to Sri Lanka, Korea, China and
So Gwadar is a well known trading center for fishing. In Gwadar
district till today fishing is a family skill.