Masood Khalid, Pakistan’s Ambassador to China, recently stated that the bilateral trade volume between Pakistan and China has increased greatly thanks to has stated that due to the CPEC and signing of the China-Pakistan Free Trade Agreement.
Pakistan has greatly benefitted from BRI and China economic development, he added.
“Currently, China was Pakistan’s largest trade partner and foreign investment country.”
He added that Pakistan’s 1320 megawatt Sahiwal and 660 megawatt Qasim port coal-fired power plants had been completed. In addition, he also noted that the Peshawar-Karachi highway, the updating project of Karakoram Highway, and Lahore Orange Line are about to complete as well.
“Considerable achievements can be seen in these China-Pakistan cooperative projects.”
Ambassador Khalid also stated:
“Nowadays, China has played important roles in many global issues. China’s voice can be heard frequently in various fields such as anti-terror, climate change, peace-keeping and global epidemic prevention. China’s voice represents the aspirations of developing countries. I am expecting that China’s ability to innovate will reach the world leading class in ten years.”