PAKISTAN DEAL

BY ALAN OSBORN
THE EUROPEAN Commission is planning new trade measures to help Pakistani exports, specifically targeting clothing and textiles, which account for three-quarters of the country's sales to the EU. In a move linked to helping Pakistan deal with the current war on its Afghan neighbour, the plan is to remove all tariffs on clothing and to increase quotas for Pakistani textiles and clothing by 15 per cent. In return, Pakistan will improve access to its market for EU clothing and textile exporters. European Union trade Commissioner Pascal Lamy said ...


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