Export of Kazakh goods through Pakistani harbors discussed
ASTANA. April 22. KAZINFORM A meeting of Chairman of the board of “Kaznex” Corporation on export development and promotion Saule Akhmetova with Head of the Trade Development Department of Pakistan Syed Mohibulla Shah and Vice President of the Competitiveness Support Fund of Pakistan Arthur Bayhan was held in Astana, Kazinform refers to the press service of the Corporation. The sides discussed the potential supply of the Kazakh goods to the world market, using Gvadar and Karachi harbors. S.Akhmetova noted that Pakistan has competitive advantage in the agricultural products, including fruits, vegetables, sea products and other types of provision. In this regard, retail prices for their products could be by 30-50% lower. As the Pakistani side noted, the main purpose of the project is not only to import the Pakistani products, but to export the Kazakh goods as well. Besides, the sides achieved agreement on signing of the Memo on cooperation between “Kaznex” and the Pakistani Trade Development Department within the Trade Caravan.