•  Identify local manufacturing capabilities in each sector/ sub-sector.

  • Verify manufacturing capabilities/ facilities through field visits.

  •  Manufacturer’s profiling, indicating salient features of manufacturing facility, capability, technological level, certification, business & export plan and potential etc.

  •  Identify key players / star performers through industrial surveys, internet/magazines/journals research etc., based on well defined criteria e.g. achievement of $ exports during the year etc.

  • Identify sectoral needs for technological up-gradation for entering export markets.

  • Constitute sectoral committees comprising industry stakeholders and develop templates for sectoral strategy formulation by the respective committees.

  •  Benchmark & develop sectoral strategy under the guidance and supervision of the committees for improving competitiveness and set quantifiable targets.

  • Organize sector specific, interactive seminars and workshops in coordination with Business Development Group.

  • Infrastructure Development and Coordination.

  • Technological upgradation through Technical Development Fund.

  •  Effective Coordination with Regional Office Karachi and major engineering hubs initially at Faisalabad and Gujranwala for sectoral development. 

  • Comments/ views/ recommendations on sector/ sub-sector/ product development matters for consideration of the MOIP&SI.

  •  Facilitate vendors on training and testing facilities to improve product quality.