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Russian ambassador congratulates Jam Kamal on assuming charge as Commerce minister

Islamabad, 28 March, 2024 (GNP): Russian Ambassador to Pakistan, Albert Khorev, engaged in discussions with Federal Minister for Commerce, Jam Kamal Khan, aiming to enhance trade connectivity and tap into the true potential of bilateral trade.

Minister Jam Kamal emphasized the need for exploring new routes and avenues to bolster trade relations. Minister Jam Kamal commended the successful initiation of Kino exports to Russia by road and expressed the possibility of further increasing trade in this sector.

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Additionally, he acknowledged Russia’s vast market potential, offering Pakistani exporters ample opportunities for growth and diversification.

During the meeting, Ambassador Khorev extended an invitation to Minister Jam Kamal for upcoming exhibitions scheduled in April and July. In a bid to expand trade horizons, the Ambassador proposed the export of Halal meat from Pakistan to Russia.

Minister Jam Kamal highlighted concerns regarding visa issues faced by Pakistani truck drivers, prompting the Ambassador to seek immediate proposals for resolution.

Ambassador of Russia also conveyed the desire of Russian side to host 9th session of Inter Governmental Commission (IGC) in Moscow at an early date.