Dhaka, Bangladesh (BBN)- Three international exhibitions on textile and garments began at Bangabandhu International Conference Centre in the capital Dhaka on Tuesday.
CEMS-Global USA in association CEMS Bangladesh organized the events: 13th Textech Bangladesh 2012 International Expo, 12th Dye+Chem Bangladesh 2012 Int’l Expo, and Sixth Dhaka Int’l Yarn and Fabric Show 2012.
The first show will showcase textile garment technology and machinery and the second one is on dyes and fine and specialty chemicals.
CEMS-Global, which was launched in 1992, has operations in seven countries and organizes over 37 exhibitions annually on trade and economy.
The Dye+Chem Bangladesh 2012 Int’l Expo is targeted not only to the textile and apparel sector but also to the entire manufacturing sector of Bangladesh, the organizers said.
With the ever increasing competition in the world market, industries in Bangladesh can expand their share in international markets and could attract more foreign investment in the highly potential industry, specially the garment and textile Industry, they added.
Ghulam Muhammed Quader, commerce minister, opened the shows in presence of Faruque Hassan, vice president of Bangladesh Garment Manufacturers and Exporters Association, and Mohammad Hatem, second vice president of Bangladesh Knitwear Manufacturers and Exporters Association.
Nearly 450 exhibitors from over 10 countries are participating in the exhibitions that will remain open only for trade/business visitors everyday from 10.30 am to 7.30 pm upon registration at the expo venue.
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