Chief Executive Trade Development Authority of Pakistan meets Russian delegation

Karachi, May 26, 2016 (PPI-OT): Chief Executive, TDAP Mr. S.M Muneer along with Dr. M. Yousuf Khan, Director General, TDAP and other officers had a meeting with the representatives of Russian delegates at TDAP Head-office Karachi on 25-May-2016.

The Russian side was represented by Mr. Sergey Vasiliev, Deputy Chairman, Chamber of Commerce and Industry of the Russian Federation, Mr. Alexander Yakovlev, Head of International Customers Department, Mr. Alexander Milin, Regional Sales Manager Export and Mr. Oleg N. Avdeev, Consul General of the Russian Federation in Karachi also attended the said meeting. Mr. M. Farooq Afzal, Chairman, Pak-Russia Business Council, FPCCI was accompanied with the Russian delegation.

The CE, TDAP assured the highest level of cooperation to the Russian delegates and shared that bilateral trade of both the countries can take a quantum leap if the hindrances especially lack of awareness about business rules of the both countries among their businessmen could be taken care of well.

He further mentioned that, led by him, a 20 member delegation comprising high profile Pakistani businessmen visited Russia during the month of September, 2015 and will lead another delegation of Pakistani businessmen to visit UFA, KAZAN and Moscow from 29th May to 07th June, 2016. The delegation will meet up with the Deputy Prime Minister of the Republic of Tatarstan and Bashkortostan.

During the session it was also discussed that the exchanges of delegations between the two countries would help in increasing the bilateral trade and investment in the near future. Mr. S.M. Muneer, CE TDAP assured them the maximum cooperation and support from TDAP for expansion of trade between both countries.

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