The 3rd Session of the Joint Working Group (JWG) of Pakistan-Belarus on Industrial Cooperation was held virtually on 8th June, 2021 in Engineering Development Board (EDB), under the chairmanship of Additional Secretary-II, Ministry of Industries and Production (MoIP). CEO (EDB), senior government officers from MoIP, EDB, M/o Commerce, FBR, DRAP, M/o Foreign Affairs, M/o Energy, and private sector including FPCCI, PAMA and PAAPAM attended.
From Belarus sides, besides the Deputy Minister of Industries (Head of delegation), his team, the meeting was also attended by the Ambassador of Belarus in Pakistan via zoom.
Both sides exchanged their potential and experience in the manufacturing of different heavy and medium scale industrial and engineering products. Pakistan side highlighted potential areas including Home Appliances, Electrical Machinery & Equipment, Automobiles, Cutlery & Utensils, Surgical Instruments, Electric Vehicles, and Mobile Devices manufacturing for joint collaboration, trade enhancement and investment.
Belarusian side highlighted different areas for cooperation between two countries Belarus and Pakistan which included supply of tractors, trucks/dump trucks. engines, diesel gensets & compressor stations, machine-tools, agricultural machinery & supplements etc.
The delegates from Belarus appreciated EDB’s efforts for sharing ongoing opportunities and working together mutual benefit of both countries.