International participation in 8th Edition of Expo Pakistan 2013

Karachi, June 12, 2013 (PPI-OT): Mr. Noraslan Hadi Abdul Kadir, Consul Trade, The Consulate General of Malaysia, Trade Section (MATRADE) has met with Secretary TDAP and discussed participation of Malaysian Exhibitors and Buyers on upcoming Expo Pakistan 2013 (September 26-29).

The Consul General appreciated the efforts of Trade Development Authority of Pakistan and informed that Expo Pakistan has emerged as International exhibition. He also has confirmed that 30 exhibitors from Malaysia will also participate. Mr. Abdul Kabir Kazi, Secretary TDAP, also briefed the Consul about arrangements made for this international exhibition. The meeting was also attended by Mr. Jamil Anwar, DG Facilitation and Mr. Athar Hussain Khokhar, Director Expo.

Mr. Jamil Anwar, Director General Facilitation held meeting with the representatives of Towel Manufacturers Association of Pakistan and briefed them about the arrangements of Expo Pakistan 2013. TMA representatives appreciated the efforts of TDAP and offered their full cooperation and have also confirmed participation of around 15 top exhibitors of Towel Manufacturers Association and they will also constitute their own pavilion during the upcoming Expo. Mr. Athar Hussain Khokhar, Director also attended the meeting.

Representatives of China Association of International Trade and Global Purchase Centre have confirmed their participation in upcoming Expo Pakistan 2013. China Association of International Trade and Global Purchase Centre works under Ministry of Commerce of Chinese Government which is tasked with setting up global purchase centres and visiting different countries for exploring markets for the imports of consumer goods. It is expected that major buying houses from China will visit Expo Pakistan.

Pakistan High Commissioner at Singapore has confirmed that a big delegation comprising of major buyers will visit Expo Pakistan 2013.

For more information, contact:
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Karachi 75200 Pakistan.
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