Pakistan Readymade Garments Manufacturers and Exporters Association (PRGMEA), welcoming Prime Minister Imran Khan’s pledge of economic reforms and his vision to boost exports, has asked him to declare ‘export emergency’ in the country to control the decline in the export sector. PRGMEA Senior Vice Chairman Sheikh Luqman Amin said Pakistan’s current account deficit surged by more than 40 per cent in fiscal year 2018-19 to $18 bn.