PAK China Economic Corridor

Pakistan to be among top 25 economies, Ahsan Iqbal

Karachi, September 07: Minister of Planning, Development & National Reforms Prof. Ahsan Iqbal has said that development of road networks, motorways and especially PAK China Economic Corridor will help auto and transportation industry in a great way. It will help Pakistan to be the part of top 25 economies of the world and auto sector will have key role in it, we have to strive together to make Pakistan, symbol of quality,

Addressing Indus Motor Company (IMC) 22nd QCC Convention, themed ‘Kaizen –Way of life’. Inaugurating the convention, Mr. Ahsan Iqbal appreciated the efforts of IMC in contributing to the development of the local industry in Pakistan.

Appreciating the QCC convention and its role in promoting process improvements in manufacturing and management, he said that, “I am pleased to learn that IMC holds this convention annually and quality is the center of all processes. Skill development programs at IMC are commendable’.

He said that Government is specifically focusing on the growth of private sector and auto manufacturers are most critical part of it. All stakeholders must sit together to come up with a road map for auto industry to join the league of top automobile producers in the world, he concluded.

Mr. Parvez Ghias, CEO IMC, explained that ‘Company shares its experiences within and outside the industry and aims to promote a culture where merit, creativity and search for better ways are constantly strived for. This mind-set is required within all our institutions so that we can move on the path of growth and prosperity,’ he added.

A total of 12 teams presented their efforts in improving their respective areas based on the philosophy of KAIZEN (continuous Improvement). The winner of the 22nd QCC Convention 2015 will represent IMC in the Global QC Convention in Japan.

The convention was graced by a large audience consisting of Senior Management of IMC, House of Habib (HoH), IMC suppliers, eminent businessmen from engineering industry, government officials and participating teams. Commissioner Karachi Shoaib Ahmad Siddiqui also attend the event as guest of honor.