KARACHI - The Union of Small and Medium Enterprises (UNISAME) has received demand from big construction companies who have secured bids for reconstruction work in Libya and they need SME sub-contractors to carry out supplementing jobs in civil, mechanical and electrical engineering on contract basis all over Libya.

According to the statement President Unisame Zulfikar Thaver has suggested entrepreneurs to consider this offer an opportunity and urged SMEs in construction business to contact the construction companies who are seeking sub-contractors to carry out supporting jobs of building roads and buildings in Libya. He said Libya is springing back and is rebuilding itself with determination and the SMEs of Pakistan can play their role and participate in the rebuilding of Libya for mutual benefit. He added that besides construction subcontracts there is demand for food items, textiles, general merchandise and engineering goods and the SME exporters can meet the requirements and need to contact importers in Libya to conclude business.

The Union called upon the Trade Development Authority of Pakistan (TDAP) to support the SMEs interested in business with Libya and arrange for trade delegation to promote business with Libya.