Pakistan International Trade Fair (PITF) will be held from October 26 to 29. Nearly 300 companies, including 100 from Pakistan, will participate. Among the countries are Belarus, China, Iran, Malaysia, Russia, UAE, South Korea, Indonesia, Afghanistan, Germany, US, and Japan. Nearly 50 Chinese companies will exhibit their products.
Products and services from major sectors to be showcased in PITF 2017 include textiles, handicrafts, building materials, consumer electronics and FMCGs. Banking and insurance services as well as travel and tourism services are also offered. There will be also hundreds of high level meetings planned on the side lines of the exhibition between trade bodies and foreign delegates, key officials and participants to forge alliances and joint ventures in trade and industry, exchange information and experiences, create networks and finally enter into partnerships.
The aim is to emphasize the economic potential of Pakistan and to promote bilateral trade. In addition to the exhibition itself, PITF Expo hosts a variety of interactive events, such as a business matchmaking program, various conferences, a Youth Festival focusing on the skills of young talents and fashion shows by textile firms.
The event is supported by the Federation of Pakistan Chamber of Commerce & Industry as well as numerous other associations and institutions.