A 14-member delegation of businessmen from Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, led by Vice President Federation of Pakistan Chambers of Commerce and Industry (FPCCI), Zubair Ali left for Iran to promote trade between the two countries.
According to FPCCI press statement issued here Friday, the delegation is scheduled to visit Pars province of Iran to bring businessmen closer to each other.
During its visit to Paris province, the delegation is scheduled to meet government functionaries, industrialists, businessmen and office bearers of Sheraz Chamber.
The delegation is also scheduled to visit various industrial sites of the province, it said adding that agreements would also be inked for the promotion of trade and investment.
Talking to mediapersons before leaving for Iran, the FPCCI Vice President said that Pakistan and Iran were enjoying cordial relations and the objective of the visit is to bring further closer the businessmen of the two countries.
He said that KPK has huge natural resources, thus offering vast opportunities for investment. He said that the delegation comprised of businessmen from all the sectors of economy, so it would be in better position to explore potential in various fields of trade and economy.