Pakistan offers strong consumer marker to investors

KARACHI: Federation of Pakistan Chambers of Commerce & Industry’s (FPCCI) acting president Fehmida Jamali welcomed the visit of Prime Minister of Republic of Belarus, Andrei Kobyakov to further cement bilateral ties with Pakistan.

As Pakistan holds vast investment opportunities with lucrative returns to investors. We have a rich potential of investment in the sector of agriculture, coal mining, oil and gas where Belarus business community may invest for mutual benefits.

With over 180 million inhabitants, Pakistan offers its investors as strong and large consumer marker with an ever expanding middle class.

Strategically placed at the cross roads of South Asia, Central Asia and Western Asia and close proximity with the Gulf markets Pakistan a promising regional hub and an important market for intra and interregional trade and investment

According to Asian Development Bank, Pakistan has experienced a growth in the middle class at astonishing 36.5 percent as opposed to 12.8 percent in neighbouring India.

Fehmida said FPCCI showed great importance towards Belarus and desire to enhance economic relationship between two countries so that business community of both countries can invest in their areas of interest.

She also expressed great satisfaction that both countries Prime Ministers signed, 18 instruments including Roadmap for Economic Cooperation including Land Plots for the Respective Diplomatic Missions in Islamabad and Minsk.