US Ambassador visits SCCI

Donald Blome
Faisal Khawer Butt

His Excellency Donald Blome, Ambassador of the USA to Pakistan visited the Sialkot Chamber of Commerce and Industry for a meeting with members of the Sialkot Chamber. The Ambassador was warmly received by Mr. Abdul Ghafoor Malik, President Chamber along with other officials. While addressing the house President SCCI, mentioned that both the United States of America and Pakistan were celebrating 75 years of bilateral partnership.

Malik emphasized on the areas of mutual interest including but not limited to enhanced trading linkages, women empowerment, green environment & sustainable production. Abdul Ghafoor Malik further mentioned that the United States of America could extend its cooperation, expertise, technological support, and a conceptual framework to promote the model of Sialkot, across Pakistan. He said that the USA was the top trading partner of Pakistan and that both countries should focus on further improving bilateral trade. In this regard, he mentioned cooperation from the US Embassy in exchanging Trade Delegations, Participation in US Based Trade Exhibitions, and finding common grounds for collaboration mutually beneficial for businesses of both countries.