Islamabad, September 24, 2013 (PPI-OT): H.E. Mr. Philoppe Thiebaud, Ambassador of France to Pakistan met Minister of State for Commerce and Textile Industry, Eng. Khurram Dastagir Khan in here today and discussed matters pertaining to trade.
The Secretary, Ministry of Commerce and Textile Industry, Mr. Qasim M. Niaz, was also present in the meeting.
The Minister said that trade relations between Pakistan and France are very important and should be enhanced further. He requested the France Ambassador to facilitate the export of Pakistani products to French Market.
The Minister stressed the need for broader market access and trade on preferential basis to enhance bilateral trade.
He emphasized that Ministry of Commerce of both countries should establish close liaison and move fast to reach decisions on matters pertaining to trade.
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