Expo Pakistan 2017 kicks off in Karachi
KARACHI: The 10th Expo Pakistan 2017, an event of the Ministry of Commerce &Trade Development Authority of Pakistan (TDAP) was jointly inaugurated by Mr. Pervaiz Malik, Federal Minister for CommerceandMr. Khurshid Shah, Leader of Opposition in the National Assembly, Mr. Muhammad Zubair, Governor Sindh and Mr. Murad Ali Shah, Chief Minister Sindh at the Karachi Expo Center on 9th November 2017. Mr. Mohammad YounusDagha, Secretary Commerce and Mr. InamUllah Khan, Secretary, TDAP were also present on the occasion.
2. EXPO 2017isa flagship trade event of the government of Pakistan where select buyers from around the world are invited to visit Pakistan and meet their business partners in the country and see for themselves the whole range of produce made in Pakistan to meet their procurement needs. This year775 foreign buyers/ importersare visiting from 70countries toparticipate in the event.
3. This year Pakistan’s leading brands like Chen One, Sitara Textile, AHAN, State Life Insurance, ARY Jewellers, PASDEC, Pakistan Software Export Board, Big Bird, JETRO, Pakistan Hosiery Manufacturer Association etc. have set up their stalls at the Karachi Expo Center. Fashion Council Pakistan along with the top designers like AmnaAqeel, Amir Adnan, Deepak Perwani, Funk Asia by Huma Adnan, Gogi by Hassan Riaz, Gulabo by Maheen Khan, The Pink tree by MohsinSaeed, JafferJees, are showcasing their latest collection in Expo Pakistan.
4. Ambassadors of Pakistan from Tunisia, South Africa andAzerbaijan are leading the business delegationsfrom these countries for the EXPO 2017. After the inauguration, Mr. Pervaiz Malik, Federal Minister for Commerce and Mr. Khurshid Shah, Leader of Opposition in the National Assembly, Mr. Muhammad Zubair, Governor Sindh and Mr. Murad Ali Shah, Chief Minister Sindh took a round of the entire expo and met with different exhibitors and saw their product range.
5. Afterwards, the Secretary Commerce alongwith Secretary TDAP held meetings with business delegates from M/s. Metro Group from Germany, British High Commission, M/s. Ali Baba and China.Also, meetings of different delegations were held with the top businessmen of FPCCI and KCCI and businessmen of other trade sectors. The show will go on for the next three days i.e. 10-12, November 2017.
KARACHI: Governor Sindh Muhammad Zubair, Sindh Chief Minister Murad Ali Shah, Federal Minister for Commerce Pervaiz Malik and Leader of Opposition in the National Assembly Khurshid Shah inaugurate Expo Pakistan 2017 during ceremony held at Expo Center Karachi.