Minister Assures To Provide Relief To Industrial Sectors
Faizan Hashmi Published May 13, 2022 | 09:28 PM
The Federal Minister for Commerce and Investment Syed Naveed Qamar on Friday assured that all efforts would be made to provide relief to industrial sectors and boost up the economy through exports
ISLAMABAD, (UrduPoint / Pakistan Point News - 13th May, 2022 ) :The Federal Minister for Commerce and Investment Syed Naveed Qamar on Friday assured that all efforts would be made to provide relief to industrial sectors and boost up the economy through exports.
A delegation of the textile sector from Karachi met with the minister and discussed the industry's issues, with assurance of full support from his Ministry, said a press release issued by the Ministry of Commerce here.
The meeting deliberated upon the strategy to get more market access to different potential countries especially to Canada, Australia and South Africa besides taking more benefits of GSP-plus status given to Pakistan by the European Union.
He invited them to attend a meeting in Islamabad on Monday along with concrete proposals.
The Minister was appealed to resolve the issues of gas supply, drawback of Local Taxes and Levies (DLTL), energy and pending refunds.
Syed Naveed Qamar assured his complete support to solve the issues of the industrial sector on top priority and he assured them that he would discuss them in his upcoming meeting with the finance ministry.
Addressing the issue of gas supply, the Minister informed the textile industry representatives that the gas supply was affected due to increase in the demand of gas, however, every effort would be made to supply gas to the industrial sector in order to boost the economy of the country.