CPEC will transform Pakistan into commercial trading center, Chief of Naval Staff

Published: December 5, 2017
Chief of Pakistan Navy Admiral Zafar Abbasi

Chief of Pakistan Navy Admiral Zafar Abbasi

Chief of Pakistan Navy Admiral Zafar Mahmood Abbasi said on Tuesday that the, “China Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC) will transform Pakistan to a commercial trading center.”

Admiral Abbasi also stated that Pakistan-China naval trade will increase monumentally in the next few years, and that CPEC will convert Pakistan into a commercial trading center.

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Speaking at the launch of the China-Pakistan collaborative naval ship, Admiral Abbasi said the ships were a symbol of the strengthening  Pak-China relations and friendship.

He also added, “ties are going to be further strengthened with trade in the coming few years.” The ship is also equipped with tools for rescue operations and searches. Multiple tests are going to be conducted on the ship at sea.

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The ship has been especially prepared for Pakistan’s Maritime by China.

He also added that seafaring has gained multiple major achievements in the past, but according to the latest technological requirements, CPEC will transform Pakistan.

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