SIALKOT - The business community of Sialkot will be facilitated to further promote and strengthening bilateral trade between Germany and Pakistan, said Peter Lartz First Secretary Economic Section of Embassy of Republic of Germany.

Addressing the members of Sialkot Chamber of Commerce and Industry (SCCI) on Monday, the envoy said the visa would be granted to business community without any hurdle and provision of visa to business community was the top priority. On the occasion, he lauded the vibrant role of Sialkot Chamber of Commerce and Industry (SCCI) for the promotion of bilateral trade between the two countries, adding that it was heartening to mentioning that the SCCI was very active as compared to other chambers of Pakistan.

The German Embassy will extend full cooperation and support in providing business related latest information to the trade bodies of Pakistan,” he elaborated. Outgoing First Secretary Andreas Dauth also addressed the meeting and lauded the role of business community particularly SCCI in the promotion of bilateral trade between Germany and Pakistan.

In his address of welcome SCCI President Sheikh Abdul Majid said that the SCCI and Germany Embassy had always enjoyed most cordial relations based on complete trust and confidence.

The SCCI President further said that Peter Lartz who has been so kind to extend full support and cooperation with the result that visas were issued to the exporters of Sialkot most conveniently to facilitate their meetings with German counterparts help promoting bilateral trade between the two countries.