Int’l garment, textile expo begins in city
A four-day '5th BIGTEX - Bangladesh International Garment and Textile Industry Exposition', on Thursday began here, giving an impetus to draw potential buyers and a boost to the country's apparel sector.
Being held at the International Convention City, Bashundhara (ICCB) in the city, the exposition will deftly explore ways to enhance export earning and rejuvenate the garment, textile and apparel sectors.
The event has already drawn potential buyers as it showcases latest machineries, technologies, dyes or chemical, yarn and fabric available for Bangladesh on display with manufacturers or suppliers from the world available to Bangladesh's RMG sector.
Commerce Minister Tipu Munshi attended the inaugural ceremony of the four-day the exposition as the chief guest, said a press release.
Targeting the entire textile, garment and apparel industry, RedCarpet365 Limited is organizing the international exhibition.
Among others, President of the Bangladesh Garments Accessories and Packaging Manufacturers and Exporters Association (BGAPMEA) Md Abdul Kader Khan, President of the Institution of Textile Engineers and Technologists (ITET) Engineer Md Shafiqur Rahman, Honorary Consul General of Greece to Bangladesh among others were present. -BSS