Twenty three top Pakistani textile companies participated at the Texworld, the bi-annual international textile exhibition held in Paris from September 16-19, 2019, a message reaching here Wednesday from Paris said.
The Ambassador of Pakistan to France Moin ul Haque visited the Pakistan Pavilion and met various companies and thanked them for showcasing a wide range of their quality textile products in the exhibition.
He said that the participation in such international exhibition was important to introduce Pakistan’s high-end textile products. He said that it was also a useful opportunity to learn and adopt best practices in textile sector that would bring added value and diversification to their products with a view to produce goods which corresponds to the tastes and preferences of the European buyers and as well as meet their quality standards.
The Ambassador noted with satisfaction that Pakistan’s exports to France were following an upward trajectory since a number of years. During the year 2018, our exports to France increased to US$1.034 billion from US$973 million in the previous year, he expressed.