ICCI calls for enhanced access to China market

Islamabad – Islamabad Chamber of Commerce and Industry (ICCI) President Ahmed Hassan Moughal has welcomed the assurance given by the Chinese leadership about doubling imports from Pakistan during the recent visit of Prime Minister Imran Khan to Beijing.

Moughal termed it a positive development because it would play a significant role in reducing Pakistan’s trade imbalance with the Asian giant and improving the country’s dwindling foreign exchange reserves. However, he stressed that the Pakistani leadership should have pressed its Chinese counterpart for enhanced market access for Pakistan on similar lines as China had provided Bangladesh and Asean member countries.

“This arrangement will give a significant boost to our exports to China,” he pointed out. “China’s imports from January to July 2018 were over $1.22 trillion which showed that it was a huge market for Pakistan.”

"Monitoring Desk"

Leave a Reply


ADB to finance infrastructure revamp worth $300m in four Punjab cities
Beijing, Islamabad to improve infrastructure in Pakistan: Chinese daily
NEPRA seeks report on Karachi power breakdown
Pakistan plans to scrap upfront tariff regime for captive power plants
New FTA with China expected by June next year
Chinese investors keen on joint ventures
Chinese enterprises undertake over 3,000 BR projects in regional countries
Chinese media lauds PM Imran’s vision of poverty alleviation
China investing $9b in various projects in Pakistan: Zaidi
Study shows GDP increase attributed to CPEC Projects
CPEC projects to be expedited in KP
China and Pakistan want Afghanistan to join CPEC project
CPEC crucial for enhancing Pak-China bilateral ties: Chinese envoy
CPEC will usher socio economic development of both countries: Saleem Jhagra
CPEC provides vitality for regional growth, diplomats say


About Corridor.pk

Corridor.pk is Pakistan’s leading regional connectivity media & communication/outreach platform, dedicated to profiling and promoting the business activities, news and views on the regionally connected business corridor across OBOR. 


Addional Information

 Ethics Policy     Advertise
 Terms & Conditions
 Contact Us