Pak-UK trade up by 15% since grant of GSP-plus status

MANCHESTER: Pakistan High Commissioner to the United Kingdom Syed Ibne Abbas says trade between the two countries has increased by fifteen percent since grant of GSP Plus status to Pakistan.


He was speaking at a reception of the Conservative Friends of Pakistan in Manchester.

He thanked the UK government for enhancing the cover of Export Credit Facility for Pakistan from two hundred million dollars to three hundred million dollars.

The High Commissioner also highlighted the business opportunities for the British companies in the China-Pakistan Economic Corridor.

He appreciated the positive contributions made by the Conservative Friends of Pakistan in securing and promoting the interests of Pakistan at various levels.