Provides references to the principal business associations, indicating which accept U.S. companies. Describes their primary roles and influence.
The American Business Council of Pakistan (ABC), founded in 1984,is one of the largest investors group in Pakistan, currently with 66 members, most of which are Fortune 500 companies. Only U.S. based companies are allowed to join ABC. They operate in various sectors i.e. healthcare, financial services, information technology, chemicals and fertilizers, energy, FMCG, food and beverage, oil and gas, locomotive and railroad equipment, and electrical power generation. ABC members have cumulative revenues of U.S. $3.73 billion.