Our Staff Reporter KARACHI - Trade Development Authority of Pakistan (TDAP) has been successful attracting the El Corte Ingles Group, the leading super store of Europe and worlds 4th largest, based in Spain, to open a buying office in Pakistan. El Corte has an annual turnover of over $25 billion and is trusted name in quality of products and services in European markets. It has more than 400 stores under the brand names of El Corte Ingles; Hipercor; Supercor; Opencor etc. El Corte Ingles annual imports is more than $12 billion and 80pc of its imports are from Asia, said a TDAP press release on Monday. Opening of El Corte office in Pakistan is a result of an initiative taken by Pakistans Commercial Consular, Embassy of Pakistan and keen efforts of Pakistans Honorary Investment Consular in Spain. TDAP had sponsored and organised a 20-member El Corte delegations visit to Pakistan in February this year, for analysing the potential of Pakistan as a reliable sourcing hub. Borja de la Cierva, Director / Head of International Supply Chain led the delegation. They held B2B meetings with 272 different Pakistani companies in Lahore, Sialkot, Faisalabad and Karachi and visited 59 selective production facilities in these cities.