ISLAMABAD

President Karachi Chamber of Commerce and Industry (KCCI), Iftikhar Rohra on Tuesday said that Pak-Iran trade and business relations would grow further in days ahead.

"Lifting sanctions on Iran by Western countries would have positive impact on the South Asian region, " he stated while talking to Pakistan Television channel. He said sanctions imposed on Iran had affected the energy project in Pakistan.

President KCCI said that Iran-Pakistan gas pipeline project would resolve the energy problems of this country. Pakistan Steel Mills, Industrial and Textile sectors would have sufficient energy after completion of the projects launched in different areas of the country.

Iftikhar Rohra said that present government is taking measures to address the energy issue, adding that several projects would be completed in near future to boost economy.