Dhaka, Bangladesh (BBN) – The country’s biggest poultry exhibition “International Poultry Show and Seminar-2011” will begin in Dhaka on Friday, organizers said.

23 countries including America, German, Franch, China, India and Pakistan will take part at the three-day event schedule to be held at Bangabandhu International Conference centre in Dhaka.

World’s Poultry Science Association-Bangladesh Branch (WPSA-BB) is organizing the event aiming to boosting poultry industry in Bangladesh.

President of WPSA-BB Abdur Razzak Mia made the announcement in a press briefing at the National Press Club in Dhaka on Wednesday.

Mr Razzak said the farmers will see the world’s scientific and technological development in the sector through the exposition.

“Poultry farming, production, breeding, hatchery, feed mill, medicine, marketing and management will also be available in the mega event,” he added.

He also said that in the sixth International show around BDT 6.0 billion to BDT 700 billion business deal was signed, which is expected to rise by BDT 10 billion this year.

The expo will remain open to visitors from 9:00 am to 6:00 pm everyday.

BBN/SSR/AD-24Mar11-2:04 am (BST)