Pakistan to resume Afghan exports from Wednesday

July 13, 2020: Pakistan has decided to resume Afghan exports from Wednesday, after implementing COVID-19 related protocols.

In a press release, Foreign Office Spokesperson Aisha Farooqui said the decision has been taken at the special request of the government of Afghanistan and with a view to facilitating Afghanistan's transit trade.

The Spokesperson said with this step, Pakistan has fulfilled its commitments under Pakistan-Afghanistan Transit Trade Agreement. She said Pakistan has restored bilateral trade and Afghan transit trade at all border crossing terminals to pre-COVID-19 status.

The Spokesperson said Pakistan remains fully committed to further strengthening its bilateral relations with Afghanistan in all areas including trade, and to facilitate Afghanistan's transit trade under APTTA.

Radio Pakistan

Posted on: 2020-07-13T13:35:00+05:00