Pakistan to develop rail corridors for trade with Afghanistan, Iran: minister

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ISLAMABAD: Commerce Minister Khurram Dastagir Khan said on Wednesday that Pakistan is deeply interested in laying modern rail tracks and refurbishment of existing routes for direct and transit trade with Afghanistan and Iran.
Chairing a meeting held with the business delegation from South Africa, the minister said the government considers rail tracks as trade corridors because these would play vital role in boosting Pakistani exports and facilitate transit trades