The State Minister took keen interest in the operations of EPZA
and assured EPZA
management that all out efforts are being made by the Federal Government to promote export based industrialization in the country and in order to achieve this objective all the stakeholders are taken on board to resolve their issues.
During the meeting Sdat Cheema gave a detailed account of facilities available at EPZA
and how Iranian investors can benefit from these facilities.
Plant and machinery imported for, or installed in Export Processing Zones will be allowed to be sold or shifted to the Tariff Area after approval of EPZA
, irrespective of whether the machinery is od or new and whether it has remained installed for any period or not, provided its import is otherwise permissible.
The Chairman EPZA
gave a clear road map for future marketing and management strategy of the organization.
While inaugurating UIC branch at EPZA
he said that global oil demand has increased by just one hundred thousand million barrel in 2014 which indicate that prices would remain depressed throughout 2015.
Muhammad Din Chakrani Director Investment Promotion of EPZA
and Mian M.
Officials said that population grows tremendously with the working sites that have increased through the years, notably the industrial establishments in EPZA
(Economic Processing Zone Authority) area in Rosario, General Trias, Carmona and DasmariAaAaAeA~as, as well as housi projects and educational institutions in the province.
The Committee will also be briefed by Gwadar Development Authority about China Pakistan Friendship Hospital (Up gradation of existing 50 bedded hospital), Infrastructure Development for Free Zone and EPZs by EPZA
and GIEDA and committee will members will visit of Hospital.
The investor has only to fill in a simple application form, and submit the same to EPZA
along with non-refundable security fee of US$250/-.
During the PDT, Chang Hee Lee Council General of South Korea, Rahat Kamal DMD SSGC, Major General Javed (r) Chairman Pakistan Steel Mills; Zubair Motiwalla Chairman Sindh Board of Investment, Waqar Ahmed Hashmi DMD KW and SB and Ghulam Rasool Shiekh from EPZA
were also present.
No industry spreading environmental pollution is allowed to establish a unit in EPZA
Other volunteer participants included personnel of the PNP, BFP and ARESCOM, Rotarians from EPZA
and other public and private stakeholders concerned with the protection of the environment and one with the goal to attain climate change mitigation.