Trade Promotion Organization in Asia (Member Organizations)

Trade Development Authority of Pakistan (TDAP)

Arif Ahmed Khan
Chief Executive
TDAP is the successor organization to the Export Promotion Bureau (EPB) and is mandated to have a holistic view of global trade development. TDAP is an effective, and an empowered organization. The Trade Development Authority of Pakistan (TDAP) has developed and promote export holistically, through focus, synergy, and with collective wisdom and counsel of its stakeholders. In addition to aggressive , innovative, and proactive marketing and promotional efforts, it achieved the objective of rapid export growth through interaction and coordination with respective public and private sector stakeholders, and enhancing value of products and services by broadening the export base of our products; enhancing capability and capacity of the supply base of goods and services; by fostering supportive export culture and facilitation; and by encouraging export oriented foreign investment and joint ventures. TDAP also help in improving market access through advising the Government on matters of trade diplomacy and promoting the "business" image of Pakistan in the key export markets for Pakistani products and services, the world over.
Main Activities
  • Research & Development activities pertaining to market & product development
  • Achieving value-addition through Investment + R&D + Technology + Skill Development
  • Participation in more than 100 International Exhibitions worldwide.
  • Assist SME's to cross over the threshold
  • Prioritize and provide opportunities and international Trade Leads for better use of resources
  • Identification of new products and services with greater export portential
  • Product divisions to develop export potential of Pakistani products
  • Marketing Divisions: To develop strategy for increasing market share for better understanding of major markets, through market analysis, competitor analysis, and seeking best business practices

Information of Organization

Name Trade Development Authority of Pakistan (TDAP)
Status Trade Promotion Organization
Date of Foundation November 8, 2006
HQ Address 5th Floor, Block-A, FTC Building, Shahra-e-Faisal, Karachi, Pakistan
Tel: +922199206484
Upper Organization Ministry of Commerce
Office Domestic : 17 including Head Office at Karachi
Abroad : -

Basic Information

Country/Region Pakistan
(sq km)
Population (millions) -
Capital Islamabad
Language Urdu
Religion Islam

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