Japan International Cooperation Agency assures, technical and financial assistance to Sialkot gloves industry


SIALKOT, Dec 06 (APP): Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA) has assured its full cooperation, technical and financial assistance to flourish the gloves industry of Sialkot-Pakistan after conducting a detailed study about this industry’s expanding potentials, achievements, goals, targets and future plans as well.


Mr. Yoshihisa Onae (senior representative of JICA Pakistan office) stated this while addressing an important meeting of the gloves manufacturers and exporters held at Pakistan Gloves Manufacturers and Exporters Association (PGMEA) here today. Chairman PGMEA Muhammad Sarwar presided over the meeting.


JICA senior representative said that JICA was playing a vital role to enhance mutual trade between Japan and Pakistan. He said that this important meeting will help a lot to explore the opportunities to boost mutual trade ties and business between Pakistan and Japan as well.


On this occasion, Chairman Pakistan Gloves Manufacturers and Exporters Association (PGMEA) Muhammad Sarwar said that Gloves Industry keeps a history of a hundred years in Sialkot and we are manufacturing all kinds of Gloves like Sports Gloves, Fashion Gloves, Industrial Gloves and Winter Gloves etc. here in Sialkot.


He said that the Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA) in accordance with the Development Cooperation Charter, work on human security and quality growth. JICA with its partners is forging bonds of trust across the world, aspiring for a free, peaceful and prosperous world where people can hope for a better future and explore their diverse potentials.