Pak always talked of trade not aid: Zardari
30 August, 2012
President Asif Ali Zardari has said that Pakistani textile industry is facing immense problems due to high rate of duties and taxes in European market.
He said this during his meeting with the member of Europen ;Parliament Michael Giller at President House Islamabad.
President Zardari stressed that Pakistani economy is paying a heavy price due to war against terrorism in the region and the floods that devastated the country last year.
Pakistan has always talked of trade and not aid, he added.
He also said that Pakistani products access in European market would help Pakistan tackle losses sustained due to war against terror.
He expressed hope that European Union would continue cooperating for the rehabilitation of effectees of natural calamities.