CPEC to boost trade across region: PM

ISLAMABAD, May 2 (APP): Prime Minister Muhammad Nawaz Sharif Monday said Pakistan was actively pursuing regional integration and the US $ 46 billion dollars investment and infrastructure projects of China Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC) would boost trade across the region.

Talking to DG World Trade Organization Roberto Azevedo who called on him here at the PM House, the Prime Minister said CPEC alone has the potential to immensely enhance trade amongst the regional countries and improve lives of millions in the region.

The Prime Minister while highlighting the importance of trade said Pakistan was gearing up its trade-related laws to achieve full integration in the Global Supply Chain.