Sialkot

The city of Sialkot is considered to be one of the most historical cities in the sub-continent. Sialkot is also known as the city of Iqbal who was born, and bred here. Sialkot is a city with a rich cultural, political, social and educational history with a diverse mix of people from varying walks and backgrounds. Sialkot is a city of culture and industry. Sialkot is located in the north east of the Punjab near the Kashmir. Sialkot is the capital of Sialkot District. It is about 125 km north-west of Lahore and only a few kilometers from Jammu Kashmir controlled by India.

Specialties

Sialkot have Important industries Include Leather Tanneries, Leather Garments, Musical Instruments, Sportswear including Martial arts wear , Gloves, Badges, Seat and Walking Sticks, Cutlery, Hunting Knives, Air Guns and Shotguns. These products have been exported all over the world and earn a billion of dollars every year. Sialkot also produces traditional goods like Wooden and steel furniture, Rubber products, Bicycles tyres and tubes.