Visit of Agrofood delegation to Qatar and holds food festival

Karachi, July 29, 2016 (PPI-OT):Trade Development Authority of Pakistan (TDAP) organized visit of Agro Food Trade delegation to Qatar from 27-30th July 2016. On the occasion, the Embassy of Pakistan, Doha arranged Pakistani food festival in Intercontinental Hotel, Doha, Qatar on 27th July, 2016.

The event was attended by diplomats from more than 60 countries, concerned government officials, officials of Qatar Chamber of Commerce and Industry, local importers of food products and chief executives and other management of big retail companies and outlets like Lulu Hyper markets, Al Meera Hyper Marts, Hassad Foods, Widam, Family Food centres etc. Mr Mohammed Bin Ahmed Tawar Al Kuwari, Vice Chairman Qatar Chamber of Commerce was the chief guest of the occasion.

Further, from 28th -29th July 2016, Pakistan Qatar Business Forum (PQBF) organized Pakistan Food Festival in Ezdan Mall, Gharafa of Qatar. The shopping Mall is located in the center of Doha and attracted big crowd of people on the occasion. The display area of the Mall was decorated with publicity and promotion material related to Pakistani agro food products; LED screens showcased video documentaries on Pakistani Mangoes Rice and Red meat; Mangoes and Biryani tasting by chefs were organized for the occasion.

The purpose of the program was to introduce 3 premium Pakistani product groups, namely Rice, Mangoes and Red Meat to the Qatri market. During the events, the importers showed great interest in Pakistani Mangoes, Rice and Red Meat and our exporters got serious inquiries.

For more information, contact:
Mr. Farooque Memon
Director
Information and Communication Division
Trade Development Authority of Pakistan (TDAP)
3rd Floor, Block A, Finance and Trade Centre,
P. O. Box No. 1293, Shahrah-e-Faisal,
Karachi 75200, Pakistan
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