FCCI to welcome British Trade Minister

FAISALABAD: Engineer Muhammad Saeed Sheikh President Faisalabad Chamber of Commerce & Industry (FCCI) has welcomed the scheduled visit of British Trade Minister.

He said that British High Commissioner Mr.Thomas Drew has disclosed that British State Minister is visiting Pakistan during next week.

The FCCI president urged upon all related ministries particularly commerce ministry to consult Federation of Pakistan Chambers of Commerce & Industry (FPCCI) and other leading chambers to evolve a comprehensive dialogue strategy to enhance volume of bilateral trade between the two countries.

He said that no doubt at that moment the balance of trade is in the favor of Pakistan but we must convince British Trade Minister to incentivize and provide maximum facilities to the UK companies to invest under the CPEC related opportunities. It will not only help the British investors to earn the sizable profits but it will also have positive impact on the economy of Pakistan.

He said that we should try our best to increase the bilateral trade volume up to 3 billion Dollars as it will help Pakistan to stabilize its economy on strong and sustainable footings.Earlier, President FCCI Engineer Muhammad Saeed Sheikh inaugurated a photo exhibition.