Karachi, June 11, 2015 (PPI-OT): Turkmenistan Ambassador Mr. Atadjan Movlamov visited Trade Development Authority of Pakistan today and had brief meeting with Ms. Rabiya Javeri Agha, Secretary TDAP. Secretary TDAP informed him that Pakistan offers huge opportunities in diverse fields including trade, energy and infrastructure and invited Turkmen investors and entrepreneurs to invest in these sectors and benefit from the lucrative incentives offered by the government to the foreign investors.
Mr. Atadjan Movlamov informed that business communities, trade facilitation bodies and chambers of commerce and industries of the two countries may establish advance linkages and play their active role to enhance the present very low bilateral trade volume to a level commensurate to the real trade potential existing between the two countries.
In this regard, Turkmenistan is planning to send high profile trade delegation comprising of businessmen from Pharmaceutical, surgical instruments, sports goods and agro related products. He also informed that there is lot of potential of import from Pakistan related with Sports Goods and Sportswear as The 2nd Asian Indoor-Martial Arts Games, which is also counted as the 5th Asian Indoor Games will be held in Ashgabat, Turkmenistan in 2017.
Secretary TDAP informed that TDAP will send trade delegation comprising of Sports Goods, Surgical Instruments and Pharma products to Turkmenistan in 2015. Both side agreed that there was much room for enhancing trade volume between Pakistan and Turkmenistan; therefore, there will be regular exchange of trade delegations and participation in fairs/exhibitions in each other’s countries It was also agreed that the business community of both countries will interact with each other to promote trade and investment and joint investment projects.
For more information, contact:
Mr. Farooque Memon
Information and Communication Division
Trade Development Authority of Pakistan (TDAP)
3rd Floor, Block A, Finance and Trade Centre,
P. O. Box No. 1293, Shahrah-e-Faisal,
Karachi 75200, Pakistan
Tel: +92-21-99206487-90, +92-21-99201526
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