Vietnam keen to improve trade, investment cooperation with Pakistan.


KARACHI -- Deputy Director General of Vietnam's Ministry of Industry and Trade Do Quoc Hung, who led a high level Vietnamese delegation to Karachi Chamber, said that Vietnam's global trade turnover was more than US$500 billion this year, of which Pakistan-Vietnam trade volume was around US$600 million only which was way too low against the expectations and potentials. 'This meagre trade volume can certainly be improved as both countries have many advantages and potentials while Vietnamese government is keen to improve trade and investment cooperation with Pakistan', he added while speaking at a Business-to-Business meeting between Vietnamese delegates and KCCI members. Commercial Counsellor of Vietnam Nguyen Hong Tien, Acting President KCCI Arshad Islam, Vice President KCCI Shahid Ismail, Chairman of KCCI's Diplomatic Missions and Embassies Liaison Subcommittee Shamoon Zaki, Chairman Fairs, Exhibitions and Trade Delegations Subcommittee Haroon Qaiser,

Managing Committee members and others were also present at the meeting. Highlighting some of the advantages and potential for developing trade and investment cooperation, Deputy DG of Vietnam's Ministry of...

To continue reading