Pak furniture potential market huge opportunity for Asia

Pak furniture potential market huge opportunity for Asia

ISLAMABAD: Pakistan Furniture Council has said that handmade world class Pakistani furniture market has a huge opportunity for furniture exporters across Asia if the government makes policies in accordance with the suggestions of its stakeholders.

Chairing board of directors meeting in Islamabad, the Chief of PFC Mian Kashif Ashfaq said the rising disposable incomes, improving consumer lifestyles and a significant increase in the GDPs largely supplemented the growth of the market in Asian region.

He said their main object is to convey their message to the government concerned quarters that no durable and profitable trade policy can be made without consultation of the stakeholders of the concerned industry.

Mian Kashif said the government should also make legislation against using of Shisham trees for using it in low value furniture. APP/AFP