Brazilian ambassador visits FPCCI, urges enhanced bilateral trade


ISLAMABAD: Ambassador Federation Republic Of Brazil His Excellency Claudio Raja Gabaglia Lins, during his visit to the Federation of Pakistan Chamber of Commerce and Industry (FPCCI), said that Pakistan and Brazil have great potential to enhance cooperation in private sectors and we need to work in promoting bilateral trade between the two countries. The Commercial Counselor of Brazil was also present at the occasion.

Brazil has improved its agriculture productivity through modern technology, and Pakistan could modernise its agriculture sector by enhancing cooperation with Brazil, he added.

FPCCI Vice President (VP) Kareem Aziz Malik and FPCCI VP Atif Ikram Sheikh said that we are planning a single country exhibition in Brazil and our main focus should be to promote linkages between business associations of both countries to explore new avenues of mutual cooperation in various areas, and to realise the vast available opportunities for bilateral trade.

FPCCI Chairman Coordination Malik Sohail said that Pakistan’s geographical location is very important and Brazilian investors should focus on Pakistan for investment and joint ventures. Pakistan has to establish strong connectivity between the private sectors of both countries in order to further improve bilateral trade and economic relations between Pakistan and Brazil. Marble, textile products, leather and leather products, pharmaceutical, surgical instruments and agro products including rice, pulses, fruits and vegetables could find a good market in Brazil.