Minister invites Argentina companies to Pakistan



ISLAMABAD: Leopold Francisco Sahores Ambassador of Argentina in Pakistan called upon the Federal Minister of National Food Security and Research Syed Fakhar Imam in Islamabad today. Federal Minister for National Food and Security Syed Fakhar Imam welcomed the Ambassador of Argentina in Pakistan Mr. Leopold Francisco Sahores. Fakhar Imam discussed agricultural trade between the two countries. He said that Pakistan has immense agricultural capacity which can allow Pakistan to increase its exports. He hoped that Argentinian private companies would invest in Pakistan and bring value added technologies to the agriculture of Pakistan. Federal Minister said that we will initially set up a trial of low-cost grain storage technology from Argentina and eventually its outreach will be multiplied. He continued that the two countries should increase bilateral trade in agriculture. H.E. Leopold Francisco Sahores Ambassador of Argentina in Pakistan said that the agricultural bilateral trade between the two countries has immense potential. He said exchange of agricultural technologies can enhance the productivity of agriculture in Pakistan and thus should be a primary area of focus.