Sindh governor mulls improving European fish exports


Governor of Sindh Dr. Ishrat ul Ebad during his recent visit to United Kingdom had talks with experts from the fishery sector that may pave way for export of shrimps from Pakistan to the members of European Union. According to a handout issued from Sindh Governor House, Saturday, Dr. Ishrat ul Ebad had detailed meetings with experts and consultants in Belfast to address reservations registered in European Union community about shrimps and fish exported from Pakistan. The Governor of Sindh assured that international standards would be strictly complied for export quality shrimps and importers would be provided no chance to complain about the same. The required standards, he said would be maintained right from the fishing procedure and practices to their dispatch to final destinations. Special care, he said would be ensured in terms of hygiene and quality of the product. On the occasion the Sindh governor and European experts extensively discussed modes that may help Pakistan acquire the required export quality standards. The experts referred to promotion of aqua culture technique in Pakistan and expressed their keenness to visit Pakistan.