Muscat: An Omani trade delegation will head on Tuesday for Karachi, Islamic Republic of Pakistan, on a five -day visit.
The delegation will review enhancement of relations and investment between the private sectors of the two countries.
The delegation will be headed by Redha bin Juma Al Saleh, Chairman of Oman Chamber of Commerce and Industry (OCCI) and comprises a number of members of the OCCI Board and Omani businessmen representing the various commercial sectors.
Redha bin Juma Al Saleh, Chairman of Oman Chamber of Commerce and Industry said: “The visit comes within the programme of OCCI aimed to boost aspects of commercial cooperation and investment and to increase exchange of trade between the Sultanate of Oman and the Islamic Republic of Pakistan”.
The visit is aimed at creating commercial partnerships between the companies and establishments of the private sectors in the two countries.
The visit would comprise meetings with a number of officials from the Ministry of Commerce, the Federation of Pakistan Chambers of Commerce and Industry (FPCCI) and the commerce and industry bodies in a number of cities, he said, adding it would also see a number of meetings between members of the Sultanate’s delegation and their Pakistani counterparts to discuss cooperation in the field of commerce and trade and investment between the two countries.
The programme would include visits to a number of industrial areas and factories of the Pakistani companies operating in the field of medicines and food items besides trip to a number of projects and tourism sites in the major cities, he said.