Abdul Razak Dawood chairs meeting to explore options for wheat export

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ISLAMABAD, Feb 11 (APP): A meeting to explore options to promote export of wheat and its value added products was held in the Commerce Division under the chairmanship of Advisor to the Prime Minister for Commerce, Textile, Industries and Production and Investment Abdul Razak Dawood. Sahibzada Mehboob Sultan, Federal Minster for National Food Security and Research, also participated in the meeting.

The Advisor stressed upon the importance of a comprehensive national policy on export of surplus wheat and its value-added products like flour, biscuits and other by-products from Pakistan to fetch more foreign exchange as Pakistan is one of 7th largest producer of the wheat. Commerce Division in consultation in Ministry of National Food Security & Research and provincial governments would devise a comprehensive long terms policy for wheat export.

 

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