Islamabad—Pakistan Furniture Council (PFC) will organize three-day Interiors Pakistan Exhibition (IPE) from March 3 to promote local furniture industry. In the past PFC had successfully organized six mega exhibitions and got amazing response from the public and private sector alike.
In a statement PFC Chief Executive Mian Kashif Ashfaq said that exhibitions, such as the Interiors Pakistan, have helped promote the development of furniture trade to a remarkable extent in local and international level. The Interiors Pakistan exhibitions would give a considerable boost to economic activities in the country, added it had created a positive image of the business community.
He further said Pakistan has built a reputation as one of the best exporters in textile industry, but for the country to look at exporting handmade and solid wood classy furniture to foreign countries might still be considered ambitious. Outlining the role of PFC exhibitions in Pakistan, he said it helps build image of the country as well as boosts economic activities.
He said that Interiors Pakistan mega exhibition also provided employment opportunities to around 5,000 people directly or indirectly. He urged the government for establishing more expo centres in all major cities of the country.