ISLAMABAD: United States Secretary of Commerce Wilbur Ross arrived in Pakistan on Wednesday for an official visit to the country where he will meet Prime Minister Imran Khan and. Adviser to Prime Minister on Commerce Abdul Razak Dawood
Sources said that the US secretary will meet Adviser to Prime Minister on Commerce Abdul Razak Dawood and will discuss trade ties between the two countries.
The adviser will also ask Ross to convene a meeting of the Trade and Investment Framework Agreement (TIFA) Council as soon as possible.
Dawood will push the US secretary to grant access to Pakistani businessmen to the US markets.
As President Trump said this week, “our relationship with Pakistan is a very good one.” I look forward to meeting with Pakistan’s Prime Minister @ImranKhanPTI in Islamabad today on ways to boost trade and investment between the U.S. and Pakistan.
— Sec. Wilbur Ross (@SecretaryRoss) February 26, 2020
Earlier today, Ross tweeted that he was looking forward to his meeting with PM Imran in Islamabad where he will
discuss ways in which the two countries can boost trade and investment between the two countries.
“As President Trump said this week, ‘Our relationship with Pakistan is a very good one.’ I look forward to meeting with Pakistan’s Prime Minister Imran Khan in Islamabad,” tweeted Ross.