A Chinese delegation led by Vice President, Kashgar Chamber of Commerce and Industry Zhang Shu Zhi, visited Islamabad Chamber of Commerce and Industry (ICCI) to explore opportunities of joint ventures and business partnerships.
Both side were agreed to work in the field of roads construction, building materials, cement manufacturing, travelling and logistics, electricity generation, decoration material, food products and other areas,said in statement issued by ICCI here on Monday. Speaking at the occasion, Vice President, Kashgar Chamber of Commerce and Industry, Zhang Shu Zhi said that they had come to Pakistan to explore opportunities of investment, joint ventures and partnerships with particular focus on CPEC projects.
He said that delegation members had come to Pakistan by road and they were feeling that Pakistan was a second home for them. He said private sectors of both countries should develop close cooperation to take maximum benefits from CPEC project and to explore all untapped areas of mutual collaboration. President, Islamabad Chamber of Commerce and Industry, Khalid Iqbal Malik in his welcome address said that CPEC had opened new avenues for long term cooperation between China and Pakistan.
Khalid stressed that private sectors of both countries should interact on regular basis to explore matchmakings as well as to take active participation in CPEC projects.
He said that many sectors of Pakistan’s economy including construction, building materials, cement production, energy, infrastructure development and logistics offered lucrative investment opportunities. President ICCI, urged that more Chinese investors should explore Pakistan for JVs and investment. —APP