A high-level delegation consisting of 13 members of Shandong Chamber of Commerce China visited Karachi Chamber of Commerce and Industry (KCCI) for a business – to – business meeting with their counterparts at KCCI. The delegation was led by the Executive Vice President and Secretary General of Shandong Chamber of Commerce China, Mr. Wangxumin. While speaking at the occasion, the Secretary General remarked that Shandong Chamber wanted to enhance collaboration with the KCCI and the collaboration would pave the way for improved trade ties between the business communities of the two countries. He further said they would like to have more of such B2B meetings on regular basis so that trade ties between the two countries could further be improved
Businessmen Group Vice Chairman and former KCCI president Tahir Khaliq, KCCI President Younus Muhammad Bashir, KCCI Senior Vice President Zia Ahmed Khan, KCCI Vice President Muhammad Naeem Sharif, former KCCI president Iftikhar Ahmed Vohra, KCCI Managing Committee members and other businessmen from different sectors attended the meeting.
The Chinese delegation consisted of businessmen from numerous sectors including footwear, jewellery, luggage, auto parts, chemicals, furniture, electrical appliances, raw materials, household goods, infrastructure construction and railway track tools etc.
The leader of Chinese delegation also invited the KCCI to visit Shandong Chamber of Commerce in China in order to further strengthen ties and bring the two chambers closer to each other which would help in collectively exploring new avenues of trade expansion and cooperation.
Earlier, KCCI President Younus Muhammad Bashir, in his welcome address, briefed the Chinese delegates about the strengths and functioning of the Karachi Chamber which is not only the largest Chamber of Pakistan but is also ranked among the top ten Chambers of the world in terms of membership base.