Lahore (Muhammad Yasir) Sixth edition of Pakistan Industrial Expo 2022 is going to be held from October 15th to 17th 2022 at the Lahore Expo Center, co-hosted by the University of Sargodha and Everest International Expo with special emphasis this year linking the Industry in Sargodha with international players.

Over one hundred and twenty top industrial Chinese manufacturers will participate in this event showcasing mainly CNC Machinery, Construction Machinery, Renewable Energy, Building materials, Agricultural Machinery, Hardware, Bearings, chemicals, Auto & Parts and so on. Pakistan Industrial Expo 2022 is a unique exhibition showcasing Chinese products. The exhibition will use both “Online & Offline” methods. The products will be physically present at the booths set up at the expo site while B2B meetings will be arranged through ZOOM platform and assistant at every booth. In this way, the event would go on with a minimised impact of COVID-19.

All of the Chinese products have already been transported to Lahore. After the exhibition, all the products would shift to a permanent display centre located in Johar Town, Lahore. It is open to all businessmen and related manufacturers who can have an online meeting immediately upon request. Yousuf Fa, General Manager of Everest International Expo while addressing a press conference here on Monday said: “We attempted online-offline mode of the event in 2020, and it worked remarkably. After many successful stories, now we can easily manage and establish a high-quality B2B platform to boost mutual economic and trade communications.” In this way, Pakistan Industrial Expo has become one of the very few exhibitions which continuously held even during the hardest time of COVID-19.

Everest International Expo is a joint venture company of Pakistan and China, and Everest is practicing bilateral cooperation in its routine work. Everest regards strengthening bilateral cooperation as the first task. They are also a company with a sense of social responsibility. For accurate matchmaking between exhibitors and visitors, Everest also establishes a pre-registration system. All Pakistani businessmen are welcome to join. Prof. Dr. Fazal ul Rehman, Director Institute of China Studies, University of Sargodha said at this moment we are preparing youth by parting essential skills aligned with objects of Pak-China comprehensive cooperation and construction of China Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC). He said our vice chancellor Prof. Dr. Qaisar Abbas vision is to establish a liaison between industry and academia is essential for transforming the higher education sector into the industry and enabling it to compete on a global skill by strengthening ties between academia and industry Pakistan can also achieve economic prosperity he added.

Director Noon Business School Prof. Dr. Ghulam Ali Bhatti said at this moment the University of Sargodha is the first Public Sector University to join China’s Belt and Road Agriculture, Education, Science and Technology innovation. He said we started different business programs with the Chamber of Commerce and Industries.