Pakistan Association of Printing and Graphic Arts Industry (PAPGAI) was formed in 1959 and since then it is playing a leading and pivotal role for the betterment of Printing and Graphic Arts Industry by providing professional training. It is the 2ND largest Industry of Pakistan in terms of providing employment.
With members from over 825 organizations across Pakistan and it is also closely connected with technical institutes of Pakistan. The industry gives employment to approx. 2 million and has also attracted size-able foreign investments in Pakistan.
PAPGAI is also the member of Asia Print Organization, the members are: Pakistan, China, India, Thailand, Malaysia, Indonesia, Korea, Philippines, Sri Lanka, whereas Japan is an associate member.
Asia Print holds a Conference and a Working Committee Meeting annually, within the member countries. PAPGAI is likely to host next working committee meeting probably during PrintPak Expo 2017.