LAHORE - In order to find investment avenues in Pakistan a delegation of Australian investors Friday visited the office of Punjab Board of Investment and Trade (PBIT) here.

The delegation comprised of Senior Trade and Investment Commissioner- South Asia Australian Trade Commission, Brothers P/L Fruit processing and Juicing Company based in South Australia, COO, Enshaa PSC and CEO Tall Trees Hotel UK held a meeting with PBIT’s high level officials.

They shared their interest in developing economic collaboration with Punjab in the Agriculture, Iron Ore Extraction and Energy sectors. They also specified their interest in corporate farming, Beefandsheep farming, Halal meat project, value addition in citrus and mango; juicing and processing for exports as well as investing in Coal fired power plants and Power stations at major canal systems in Punjab.

PBIT Vice Chairman, Dr. Miftah Ismail, briefed the delegates regarding incentives and opportunities that Punjab offers to cater their interest and said Punjab presents the safest investment choice in the region backed by Government’s investment friendly policies. David Landers GM, International Operations Growth and Emerging Markets, Australian Trade Commission also spoke on the occasion. He said that Punjab is rich with natural resources and minerals.