Tuesday, 23 April 2019, 01:01:06 am
TEXPO improves Pak image abroad, brings in $600m trade: Sukhera
April 14, 2019

Secretary Commerce Ahmed Nawaz Sukhera has said Pakistan's biggest textile exhibition at government level, TEXPO-2019, has not only proved instrumental in further highlighting Pakistan's soft image to the world but also attracted initially 600 million dollars trade through export orders by foreign buyers.

Talking to the media at the end of four-day 2nd Edition of TEXPO in Lahore today, he said 363 foreign buyers from more than 50 countries participated in the TEXPO-2019 and placed their orders.

He said foreign buyers also inked 10 memorandums of understanding with local export houses, besides visiting field and industrial units in Lahore, Sialkot and Faisalabad.

The secretary said that delegations from various countries including Russia, Bahrain, USA, China, Japan, UK, Germany, Saudi Arabia, Czechoslovakia, Nigeria, France, Netherlands and Spain actively took part in the TEXPO.