ICMD, Nov 15, 2019:
China has approved the premature activation of the free trade agreement with Pakistan.
The agreement will be implemented from December 1, 2019.
Adviser to Prime Minister on Commerce Abdul Razak Dawood met a delegation of Chinese businessmen, which also included representatives from Norway, the European Union, and other countries before making the statement.
Dawood said that the good news was conveyed to Pakistan by China.
The Adviser said that due to free trade, the bilateral relations and trade between the two countries will be increased. Negotiations are going on for exporting agricultural commodities to China.
Abdul Razzaq Dawood also said that our Ministry of Food Security lacks capacity and China is ready to provide training to it.