KARACHI  - Karachi Chamber of Commerce and Industry (KCCI) Senior Vice President Muffasar Atta Malik has said KCCI’s delegation successfully participated in the “UK-Pakistan Trade Festival” organised recently by Consulate General of Pakistan at The Great Hall in Manchester Town Hall.

Senior Vice President KCCI and Abdul Majeed Shaheen, President, UK-Pak Chamber of Commerce & Industry London signed an MoU between both the chambers during a meeting held in London.

He informed that a total of 35 stalls were set up at the exhibition in which Pakistani products of different sectors including textiles, leather, garments, food & beverages, consultancy services, gems & artificial jewellery, woven fabrics and textile made-ups were exhibited by Pakistani exhibitors.

During UK-Pakistan Trade Festival, KCCI delegation also held detailed discussions with Lyn Shaw Miexx, Director, UK Trade & Investment North, who was particularly briefed about the role of KCCI in facilitating its members and efforts being made to enhance bilateral trade and investment between both countries.

KCCI delegation also visited Greater Manchester Chamber of Commerce & Industry where they met with Chris Fletcher, Director of Policy & Communication and Stacey Byrne, International Business Development Manager to discuss matters of mutual interest.

Chris Fletcher & Stacey expressed their desire to enhance cooperation between both the Chambers. Muffasar Atta Malik, Senior Vice President KCCI, while discussing the possibility of signing an MoU in future, highlighted the salient features of the said MoU.

KCCI delegation also met a delegation from Yorkshire Asian Business Association (YABA) which was headed by its Director Amjad Pervez. KCCI invited office bearers and members of YABA to visit KCCI in near future, which was readily accepted.