Chinese investors urged to explore Pakistan’s potential


ISLAMABAD: Ambas­sador to China Masood Khalid said on Tuesday that Pakistan attached great value to facilitating the Chinese business community and urged its members to explore the vast market potential of the country.

Speaking at a China-Pakistan Trade and Investment Symposium in Beijing, he said there were several products like cotton, cotton yarn, leather, rice, cereals, animal feed, stones, marble, gems for jewellery, fruits and vegetables where joint ventures could be considered.

He said Chinese companies could join Pakistani entities to develop the agriculture sector for “our common food security”.

The event aimed at enabling participants from Pakistani business and investment community to interact with their Chinese counterparts to expand mutual cooperation and investment, explore opportunities, and promote trade contacts.