Home / Knowledge / News / Textiles / APTMA showcases Pak textile sector to D-8 delegates
APTMA showcases Pak textile sector to D-8 delegates
Nov '12
Chairman All Pakistan Textile Mills Association (APTMA) Ahsan Bashir made presentation on investment climate of Pakistan in textile sector to the D-8 delegates from Turkey, Malaysia, Iran, Bangladesh, Indonesia and Egypt the other day.

The Government of Pakistan had invited Chairman APTMA to present the textile industry investment scenario to the Business Conference of D-8 delegates and apprise them of the investment potential in textile industry of Pakistan. Chairman APTMA elaborated the visiting delegates that the textile industry of Pakistan possesses the potential of growing to $25 billion by 2015 with timely investment to each link of textile value chain.

He also presented different investment opportunity aspects in Pakistan located strategically in between the two biggest growing markets i.e. India and China. He also suggested as to how developing the synergies to achieve respective market opportunities to the D-8 member countries currently operating in various regional arrangements including ASEAN and EU.

Also, further negotiations and interaction between the D-8 countries would help opening up the trade and investment gate for member countries, he added.

The foreign delegates raised pertinent questions to understand the investment climate of textile industry in Pakistan. They also exchanged their viewpoint during the presentation and vowed to continue further negotiations on possible investment in Pakistan textile ahead.

All Pakistan Textile Mills Association (APTMA)

Must ReadView All

Union textiles minister Smriti Irani addressing at the Texprocil Annual Export Awards. Courtesy: PIB

Textiles | On 22nd Oct 2016

Govt to extend special package to home textiles segment

The Central government is likely to extend the recently approved Rs...

Reebok Liquid Speed Grey. Courtesy: Business Wire

Apparel/Garments | On 22nd Oct 2016

Reebok’s Liquid Factory brings sneaker creation to US

Reebok, a pioneer in the sporting goods industry, has brought sneaker ...

Courtesy: GHCL

Textiles | On 22nd Oct 2016

GHCL to invest Rs 67.25 crore in textile division

Chemicals and textiles firm GHCL will invest Rs 67.25 crore in its...

Interviews View All

Milind Khandwe
Hindoostan Innovation Centre

‘Modern technical textile is an indispensable tool for science and...

Ghanshyam Ghoghari
Kimora Fashion

Bridalwear is not about reds and whites anymore

Manfred Mentges
Sedo Treepoint GmbH

We see a higher demand in colour management systems, as customers see big...

Johan Berlin
InvestKonsult Sweden AB

Investkonsult Sweden AB has been buying and selling second-hand textile...

Larry L Kinn
Suominen Corporation

Larry L Kinn, Senior Vice President - Operations Americas of Suominen...

Kai Poehler
Voith Paper GmbH & Co. KG

The glass mat industry is growing by five to eight per cent annually. Kai...

Mike Hoffman
Gildan Activewear SRL

Gildan Activewear, a manufacturer and marketer of branded clothing and...

Yash P. Kotak
Bombay Hemp Company

One of the directors of Bombay Hemp Company, Yash P. Kotak, speaks to...

Tony Ward
Tony Ward

"You have to truly understand what your client wants, know her needs, what ...

Press Release

Press Release

Letter to Editor

Letter to Editor

RSS Feed

RSS Feed

Submit your press release on


Letter To Editor

(Max. 8000 char.)

Search Companies

October 2016

October 2016

Subscribe today and get the latest update on Textiles, Fashion, Apparel and so on.


Browse Our Archives


Advanced Search