Korean Ambassador to Pakistan Dr Song Jong Hwan Wednesday visited the LCCI and called on President Ijaz A Mumtaz, Senior Vice President Mian Nauman Kabir and Vice President Syed Mahmood Ghaznavi. Addressing the meeting, the ambassador expressed the optimism that the volume of trade between Pakistan and South Korea was bound to increase as both the governments are taking measures to get the desired results. Dr Song Jong Hwan called for a proper sector-specific strategy to identify the challenges and problems coming in the way of bilateral trade between Pakistan and Korea. The diplomat, while identifying a number of areas for mutual cooperation, said that there was a need for expertise-sharing as both the countries have a lot to learn from each other.

He urged the LCCI to arrange a business delegation to South Korea so that Pakistani businessmen could have first hand knowledge about opportunities there.