Venue:     P&D Chairman Office, Lahore
Date:       22nd of November, 2012
Agenda:  Government Project on Supply Chain Improvement Program



Metro/Star Farm Participants

P&D Department Govt. of Punjab

Mr. Tino Zieske, Vice President, Metro Group, Asia Pacific Region Chairman P & D – Government of Punjab
Mr. Hans Peter, M.D-Asia, Star Farm Consulting Company. Project Director, Supply Chain Improvement Program
Mr. Shauket Ali, M.D, Star Farm Pakistan (Pvt.) Ltd. Other Government Officials
Mr. Zeshan Saqib, Director Quality Assurance Star Farm Pakistan.
Mr. Pervaiz Akhtar, Director Corporate Affairs at METRO Cash & Carry Pakistan.


Discussion Points:

·         The Chairman discussed that the Market Linkages, which is the most important part of the project is not included in the PC-1 and he had deep concerns on the same.

·         Mr. Hans Peter commented that he has been emphasizing on the same since the start and nothing has been done in this regard.

Way Forward:

·         All participants agreed with Hans Peter that Market Linkage and Market Capacity Building is the most integral part of the Supply Chain Improvement Program and it should be dealt accordingly.