Textile industry’s energy issues to be solved
The All Pakistan Textile Mills Association (APTMA) Chairman SM Tanveer has appreciated the assurance of Federal Minister for Finance and Economic Affairs Ishaq Dar to solve the energy related issues of the Punjab-based textile industry.
The APTMA chairman has said a delegation of APTMA accompanied by Minister for Textile Industry Abbas Afridi held a detailed meeting with Senator Dar in Islamabad and deliberated in detail textile industry problems. Grave concern was expressed over the substantial decrease in exports of basic textiles during April 2014 to August 2014.
The meeting unanimously agreed to take appropriate measures in order to stem further reduction. The finance minister assured that steps would be taken to solve the energy- related issues of the Punjab- based textile industry.