Dhaka, Bangladesh (BBN)– Dräxlmaier Group, World’s leading suppliers to auto industry, has decided to set up it’s a state of the art design lab in Dhaka, the company’s first in South Asia and 4th in Asia, after Thailand, Malaysia and China.
A five-member Dräxlmaier team led by the head of its design facilities in Asia, Grzegorz Ciupka, arrived in Dhaka on Thursday to complete some advanced tasks for the company’s lab Dhaka.

Nine Bangladeshi engineers recruited by Dräxlmaier, undergoing an extensive training in the company’s plants and labs in Germany and elsewhere in Europe, are expected to return to Dhaka by the end of the year.

The design lab in Dhaka is expect to go into operation early next year, Bangladesh-German Chamber of Commerce and Industry executive director Daniel Seidl told New Age, a local newspaper, on Friday.

Globally acclaimed, Dräxlmaier designs for luxury brands like BMW, Mercedes-Benz or Porsche, Audi, Volkswagen, Jaguar and Cadillac.

BBN/SSR/AD-09Oct10-10:40 am (BST)