Oman has expressed keenness to collaborate with Pakistan in the business of petroleum products, including Liquefied Petroleum Gas (LPG) and gasoline.
A delegation from Oman Trading International (OTI) Ltd, led by Ambassador of Oman to Pakistan, Al-Sheikh Mohammed Al Marhoon and OTI Executive Director, Said Al Maawali, called on Special Assistant to Prime Minister (SAPM) on Petroleum, Nadeem Babar and expressed the desire to sign a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with Pakistan LNG Limited.
The delegation also showed interest in increasing the supply of gasoline, petroleum products, and LPG.
Expressing OTI’s desire to expand its footprint in Pakistan, Said Al Maawali termed the country as one of the key markets in the region and an important component of OTI’s expansion plans in the Middle East & North Africa and South Asian regions.
Nadeem Babar shared the progress on reforms being introduced by the government in its energy sector and assured the visiting delegation that all steps would be taken to facilitate OTI’s endeavors in the country.
He explained Prime Minister Imran Khan’s vision of reaffirming and strengthening the bonds with all foreign countries, particularly the regional countries.
Said Al Maawali said that Oman held Pakistan in high esteem and both countries were linked by shared bonds of culture, history, geography, and traditions. SAPM warmly reciprocated the sentiments of brotherhood. Both sides reiterated their mutual resolve to elevate bilateral relations between both the countries.
It is pertinent to mention that Oman Trading International is one of the country’s leading conglomerates with interests in various sectors.