Islamabad, March 11, 2013 (PPI-OT): The meeting on the Standing Committee on Handicraft was held in FPCCI on Thursday the 7th March’2013. The meeting was presided by Haji Fazal Kadir Khan Sherani, President, FPCCI and was attended by Begum Salma Ahmed, Vice President, FPCCI, Rizwana Shahid, Acting Chairperson of Handicraft Association, Mir Nasir Abbas, Director General (International Affairs) and members of the Handicraft Association.
Haji Fazal Kadir Khan Sherani emphasized the need for more interaction to strengthen the supply Chain of the Handicrafts sectors and its projection in International events. He reiterated that the products highlighted by the Women Entrepreneurs in the Kunming Fair, Made In Pakistan, Mumbai Fair, and IITF-2012 were outstanding and attractive and offered tremendous opportunities to the SME of Pakistan as India is a huge market for the Fashion Industries of Pakistan and FPCCI will go on supporting this important sector. He lauded the efforts made by the office bearers of the Handicraft Association specially Mrs. Rizwana Shahid for her extra ordinary efforts to bring the Handicrafts manufacturers on one platform.
Mrs. Rizwana Shahid, Acting Chairperson of the Handicraft Association said on the occasion that Pakistan is blessed with best Craftsman in the field of marble and granite, brass and silver handicraft and textile handicraft and appreciated the efforts made by the FPCCI in giving opportunity to their members who are basically SME’s to display their products in some of the important exhibitions.
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