Biography of His Excellency Mohammad Shaker Kargar Minister of Commerce and Industries.

Mohammad Shaker Kargar son of Elhaj Wakil Ustad Ab.Rasul Kargar was born in a prominent family in kargar city of culture and ancient Andkhoy district of Faryab Province.M.Shaker from paternal is grandson of Haji wakilnaderniyaz and from maternal is grandson of Wakil Ahmad Khan Kalantar, that on the time of Amir Amanullah khan, in 1307 Hijri National assembly and Large assembly 1310 Hijri they were the Representatives of Faryab province. And he has passed his childhood in this prominent family.

Biography of His Excellency Mr. Mozammil Shinwari Deputy of  Minister of Commerce and Industries.in December 2011

Mr. Mozammil Shinwari wa appointed Deputy Minister of Trade of the Ministry of Commerceand Industries in December 2011.During the lasttwo years, Mr.Shinwari has been  leading Afghanistan's endeavor to accede to the World Trade Organization(WTO). At the same time, he successfully led numerous regional and bilateral integration initiatives within the framework of the South Asian  Association for Regional Economic Cooperation (SAARC). and the Economic Cooperation Organization (ECO).

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Export Promotion Agency of Afghanistan (EPAA) is devision of Ministry of Commerce and Industry.


EPAA strive to serve Afghan and International Exporters with the highest levels of efficiency, integrity, and accountability. Learn more about our team members.


EPAA is an executive arm of the Ministry of Commerce and Industries was established in September 2006 with financial and technical support of GTZ. in Afghanistan




As the Export Promotion Executive Agency of the Afghan Government EPAA shall address issues affecting export including:


  • Streamlining national export procedures

  • Implementing governmental export policies

  • Promoting Afghan products through the participation in International Trade Fairs

  • Exchange and linking with other regional and international Export Promotion Agencies

  • Implementing international quality standardsCooperate with public sector to exploit potentials and eliminate obstacles through private sector initiatives

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EXPORT PROMOTION AGENCY OF AFGHANISTAN supported the Fresh and Dried Exporters to reach out beyond Dehli and access different Indian Markets to reach out SARAAC Region.



Export Promotion Agency of Afghanistan signed the agreement to participate in EXPO MILANO 2015 - Feeding the planet and Energy for life; where Afghan products will be exhibited in Milan for 6 constant months from 1 May to 31 October 2015. T