Gujranwala is the main industrial and agricultural city of Punjab, Pakistan. Around Gujranwala the rural areas are producing large range of agricultural goods; the major crops are potatoes, barley, pearl millet and wheat. Gujranwala chamber of Commerce and Industry distribute building with circle and zonal offices of united bank limited, Allied bank limited, State bank and Habib bank limited of Pakistan. In Gujranwalan there are different industries like cutlery manufacturing, textile mills, agricultural processing plants, glass goods, carpet rice, sugar, textiles, medical equipment, metal utensils, and different machinery parts industries. The major source of energy is hydro-electric project on the Chenab River.
There is large number of colleges affiliated with Punjab University. There are main campuses and offering courses such as B.com, M.com, LLB and MBA. Rachna engineering university is also there in Gujranwala. In Gujranwala the main sport is wrestling, the pahlawan (wrestler) of this city are very much popular all over the Pakistan. This city is also called “Pahlawan ka Shahr” (city of wrestler) some other main sports of Gujranwaln are kabbadi, cricket, soccers, hockey and wrestling. This city is also the home land of international standard Jinnah cricket stadium. The main center of rail, river transportation and highway is Gujranwala, for the export of local products there is a dry port for the rest of the world. Sialkot airport is the new airport built near the Gujranwalan.