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"


PM Imran Khan praises Chinese support, says China has been helpful in many areas
0.7 Million jobs likely under CPEC by 2030
Power generation capacity of Port Qasim power plant equivalent to 10 percent of national power generation capacity
CPEC energy projects undergoing rapid construction
China confirms pledging financial assistance to Pakistan
NHA plans construction of sections of CPEC Western Route, project to complete by end of 2019
CPHGC’s Unit 1 successfully synchronized with Pakistan national grid
Chinese Embassy clarifies CPEC debt article
Chinese industrial group to establish ceramics unit in Faisalabad
Chinese Embassy provides details on the latest progress of CPEC
Work on the New Gwadar International Airport, vocational training center and friendship hospital to begin in the first quarter of 2019
Six Pakistani entrepreneurs graduate from UNCTAD, Alibaba’s fellowship
China donates Rs6m more to families of martyred cops
Pakistan coming on track by enhanced export, trade volume with neighboring countries
China says it hopes US can show sincerity on trade


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