The following have been elected as Office Bearers and Members Executive Committee of M/S Pakistan Ethanol Manufacturers Association for the years 2017-2018.
|S.No||Name||Designation||Name of Member Orgnization||Tenure|
|1||Mr. Asim Ghani Usman||Chairman||Al-Abbas Sugar Mills Ltd||1 Year|
|2||Mr. Muhammad Sohail Khokhar||Sr.Vice Chairman||Noon Sugar Mills Ltd||1 year|
|3||Mr. M. Mustapha Qaiser||Vice Chairman||UNICOL Ltd||1 Year|
MEMBERS OF EXECUTIVE COMMITTEE
|S.No||Name||Designation||Name of Company||Tenure|
Dr. Tara Chand
|Member Executive Committee||
United Ethanol Ltd
|1||Mr. Tahir Farzand||-do-||Pak Ethanol Industries Ltd||2 Years|
|3||Mr. Ghazanfar Baber Siddiqi||-do-||Dewan Sugar Mills Ltd||2 years|
|4||Mr. Turab Ali||-do-||Premier Industrial Chemical Mfg Co, Ltd||2 Years|
|5||Major Izhar ul Ahsan||-do-||Madinah Group of Industries||2 Years|
|6||Mr. Rizwan Ullah Khan||-do-||Premier Sugar Mills Ltd||2 Years|
31-05-2017, An appeal/upon letter has been advertised/published in daily Business Recorder, daily Newa-e-Waqat & Roznama Pakistan, requesting the Government of Punjab for remedial measures required to save the Ethanol Industry in Punjab from collapse as well as foreign exchange for country being earned for export of Ethanol by withdrawal of notification for imposition of excise duty on Ethanol@ Rs.2 per litter produced even for Export as well as local.
18-05-2017, A meeting of PEMA Management was held with the Provincial Minister of Excise & Taxation, Information and Culture at CM House Lahore. The Chairman/Vice Chairman briefed to the Minister about the pros and cons of levy of Rs.2/- per liter on Ethanol and requested for its withdraw which will be in the best interest of Ethanol Distilleries as well as for the country by earning of foreign exchange.
The honourable Minister has promised to discuss this case with the CM Punjab in the next cabinet meeting and will recommend for withdrawal of additional duty imposed on the Ethanol.
25-04-2017 ,As per Memorandum of Association of Pakistan Ethanol Manufacturers Association a Registered Office was established in Lahore at 146-M Gulberg-III Lahore which has now been re-located in its new premises at 26, Ascenso Suits 1st Floor, International Market M Block Model Town Lahore with the appointment of required staff.
The Chairman of PEMA, Sh. Muhammad Saeed alongwith Mr. Muhammad Waheed Ch, Vice chairman and Mr. Muhammad Sohail Khokhar, Member Executive Committee have inaugurated the office on 25th April, 2017.
The Chairman has expressed his views that by establishing of an independent office of pema and Regional offices at Karachi and Islamabad as well as appointment of an independent Secretary General will help to stream line the office procedure/documents and to develop the better working relationship among the members of PEMA.
The Chairman, PEMA also requested to all the members to extend their cooperation for smooth and affective functioning of Association for the best interest of the Ethanol Industry in Pakistan so that problems of our industry may be solved amicably with joint efforts of all the members.
13 & 14 April 2017 a conference of all Pakistan Secretary General of Chambers of Commerce/Trade Organizations was held at Hospitality INN Lahore which was organized by the Center for International Private Enterprise (CIPE) affiliate of the U.S Chamber of Commerce. The Secretary General Pema has attended the said conference which was very productive and informative for running of day to day affairs of an association. All the Secretary General has share their views and experience as well as Rules/Acts of DGTO were also discussed momentarily.