Due to shortage of hydrogen peroxide in the country, APTPMA
chief Saleem Parekh has sought permission from ministry of commerce to import hydrogen peroxide for textile industrial use on zero rated duty basis till time local supply is back to normal in terms of price and delivery.
Miftah Ismail assured the APTPMA
representatives all possible support to resolve their problems.
He demanded renaming of Kashmir road as APTPMA
road and Kashmir Bridge as APTPMA
The government should resolve these two issues to enhance the textile exports' said a representative of APTPMA
after holding meeting with Adviser to Prime Minister on Finance, Dr.
He appreciated the proposals and feedback of APTPMA
, and said that these would be given due consideration during the finalization of the budget.
Out of the currently listed 385 members of APTPMA
, 180 are from Karachi, 81 are from Lahore, Sargodah and 124 are from Faisalabad.
Representatives of the APTPMA
on the occasion discussed with the adviser the matters concerning smooth provision of LNG to textile processing units on rates at par with other areas of the country.
He said APTPMA
(All Pakistan Textile Processing Mills Association) had already inked an MoU and purchased one thousand acres of land in M-3 Industrial City for the immediate shifting of their textile processing units presently working in congested urban areas.
This was learnt on completion of a conference of APTPMA
Central Executive Committee, which was chaired by Sheikh Muhammad Ayub, Central Chairman APTPMA
Besides expressing satisfaction on constitution of Textiles Executive Committee by the Ministry of Textile Industry, APTPMA
, through a unanimous resolution adopted in the meeting has expressed great concern over review of sales tax regime and other issues faced by the industry, and has criticised on inclusion of a member by name in the newly constituted textiles committee besides chairmen of the associations.
Responding to a question about Gas Infrastructure Development Cess (GIDC), the minister requested the Chairman APTPMA
to nominate 2-3 representatives so that he could arrange their meeting with the concerned authorities to settle down these issues amicably.
In a meeting at APTPMA
office here on Monday, District Coordination Officer (DCO) Noorul Amin Mengal assured the industrialists to provide all kinds of assistance from the district administration for the shifting of industrial units outside the city area.