CPFTA A Game Changer For Increasing Pakistan Exports: Razak Dawood
Umer Jamshaid 5 days ago Thu 16th January 2020 | 12:50 AM
ISLAMABAD, (UrduPoint / Pakistan Point News - 16th Jan, 2020 ) :Adviser to Prime Minister on Commerce, Industries, Textile and Investment Abdul Razak Dawood on Wednesday said that China Pakistan, Free Trade Agreement (CPFTA) is a game changer for increasing the Pakistan exports and also for maintaining balance of trade with China.
Speaking as the chief guest, the adviser said that CPFTA Phase II could be weighed as better negotiated than the previous phase due to enhanced protection given to businessmen.
The Ministry of Commerce and Trade Development Authority of Pakistan (TDAP) organized here the second of the series of countrywide seminars for apprising the business community of the business and export opportunities arising out of the second phase of CPFTA, which has become operational from 1st January 2020.
He welcomed the CPFTA as a step in the right direction.
He enlightened the audience about benefits which would be accrued out of this arrangement.
A large number of businessmen from Rawalpindi Chamber of Commerce Industry (RCCI), Islamabad Chamber of Commerce and industry (ICCI) , Islamabad Women Chambers, major trade associations and export sectors of Pakistan including agro-food, gemstones, jewellery, marble and stone, chemicals etc. attended the seminar.