Pakistan’s ports will form the basis of important trade routes through CPEC
ISLAMABAD: Prime Minister Imran Khan has said that Pakistan’s ports will form the basis of important trade routes through CPEC. According to Express News, Prime Minister Imran Khan was met by Trade and Investment Adviser Abdul Razzaq Daud and briefed the Prime Minister on the progress of bilateral cooperation and trade agreements after his visit to Uzbekistan and the positive outcomes predicted by investors.
The Trade Adviser also briefed the Prime Minister on the strategy for the forthcoming visit to the rest of the Central Asian states, particularly Tajikistan, and the implications for investment and trade, and the Board of Investment meeting this week and various chambers this month.
He also briefed on the forthcoming meeting of the Council of Commerce and its strategy. On the occasion, Prime Minister Imran Khan welcomed the strengthening of trade relations with Central Asian states and said that Pakistan has the potential to provide sea access to the entire region, including these states, in the near future. Will lay the foundation for important trade routes.
The Prime Minister appreciated the efforts of the Ministry of Commerce and Investment Board for the first time in its history to prioritize enhancing trade relations with Central Asian states.