Home / Knowledge / News / Textiles / Bangladesh hopes for better trade ties with India
Bangladesh hopes for better trade ties with India
29
Jul '16
Courtesy: India ITME Society
Courtesy: India ITME Society
Bangladesh's Minister of State for Textiles & Jute Mirza Azam said he hopes for better trade relations with India and expects the International Textile Machinery Exhibitions Society's upcoming fair in December in Mumbai would be a golden opportunity and catalyst for both the countries.

Azam's comments came at a networking programme and presentation by India ITME Society in Dhaka earlier this month.

The first ever India ITME Society delegation to Bangladesh was led by its Chairman Sanjiv Lathia. Others in the delegation included Seema Srivastava, Executive Director, Shekhar Shridhankar Jt. Director, the Society said in a press release.

Participants of ITME 2016, ITEMA S.p.A, ITALY, Duratech Automation Pvt. Ltd., CHTC Fongs Industries Co. Ltd. and Suvin Advisors Pvt. Ltd. Textile Trend from Kolkata and Screen Tex and Labels talk, two of the Media partners to India ITME 2016 also joined the delegation from India.

India's Deputy Hingh Commissioner to Bangladesh, Dr. Adarsh Swaika, who also attended the function highlighted the opportunities for collaboration and cooperation between India and Bangladesh in the textile sector.

Faruque Hassan, Sr. Vice President Bangladesh Garment Manufacturers & Exporters, (BGMEA) and Md. Fazlul Hoque, Vice President, Bangladesh Textile Mills Association (BTMA), Mohammad Hatem from Bangladesh knitwear Manufacturers and Exporters Association (BKMEA), Prof. Engr. Mashud Ahmed, Vice Chancellor, Bangladesh University of Textiles were the special guests at the function.

Members of the industry from BTMA and BGMEA and BKMEA interacted with the Indian delegation.

The Dhaka programme also was first of its kind promotional activity organised by India ITME Society creating an unique platform for better customer interaction and direct access to local market at prominent and upcoming textile hubs.

Five Companies participated in this promotional programme, displaying catalogues and making presentation to introduce their products to customers. This also increased the interest of business visitors in the 10th India International Textile Machinery Exhibition to be held in Mumbai from December 3 to 8, 2016. (SH)

Fibre2Fashion News Desk – India


Must ReadView All

UK retail firms urge Hammond to ease business rates burden

Textiles | On 20th Nov 2017

UK retail firms urge Hammond to ease business rates burden

Top British retail company CEOs have urged UK finance minister...

L-R: Surya Ajay Agarwal (Director - Donear), Vikram Mahaldar (MD - OCM) & Rahul Rajendra Agarwal (Director - Donear)

Textiles | On 20th Nov 2017

Promoters of Donear Group acquire OCM Woolen Mills

The promoters of Mumbai-based Donear Group have announced the...

Courtesy: Cornell

Textiles | On 20th Nov 2017

Cornell’s tech allows customisation of woven fabrics

Cornell Professor Steve Marschner and Rhode Island School of Design...

Interviews View All

Headhonchos
Indian fashion industry

Cotton consumption will keep growing in the Indian fashion industry

Nuno Venda
ROQ

‘There has been an increase in demand for water based inks, rather than...

Ghanshyam Ghoghari
Kimora Fashion

Bridalwear is not about reds and whites anymore

Liz Manning

<div><b>Liz Manning</b>, Business Development Manager at Catexel, has...

Nitesh Mittal

Kusumgar Corporates is a leading manufacturer of technical textiles and...

Anupam Arya

<div>Jaipur-based Fabriclore Retailing Pvt. Ltd. is attempting to revive...

Mark Paterson
Technical Absorbents Ltd

Mark Paterson, R&D manager of Technical Absorbents Ltd talks about Super...

Paolo Ocleppo
Sandvik Hyperion

Paolo Ocleppo, Rotary Cutting Segment manager, Sandvik Hyperion discusses...

Kai Poehler
Voith Paper GmbH & Co. KG

The glass mat industry is growing by five to eight per cent annually. Kai...

Mike Hoffman
Gildan Activewear SRL

Gildan Activewear, a manufacturer and marketer of branded clothing and...

Judy Frater
Somaiya Kala Vidya

Among the many honours showered on Frater, including Fulbright and Ford...

Tony Ward
Tony Ward

"You have to truly understand what your client wants, know her needs, what ...

Press Release

Press Release

Letter to Editor

Letter to Editor

RSS Feed

RSS Feed

Submit your press release on


editorial@fibre2fashion.com

Letter To Editor






(Max. 8000 char.)

Search Companies





SEARCH

November 2017

Subscribe today and get the latest update on Textiles, Fashion, Apparel and so on.

news category


Related Categories:

Planning to Take the Leap towards
Sustainability?

Do you see sustainability as a route to business growth?

Yes No

Do you think the sustainability space has the needed tools and resources available for a business to lead change?

Yes No

Active Poll

Do you see sustainability as a route to business growth?

Yes
68.5%
No
12.4%
Skip
19.1%

Total Votes: 89

Do you think adopting a sustainable approach will be a profitable move for your business?

Yes No

Active Poll

Do you think the sustainability space has the needed tools and resources available for a business to lead change?

Yes
61.8%
No
30.3%
Skip
7.9%

Total Votes: 89

Do you want the world to know about your sustainability journey and your business’ environmental footprint?

Yes No

Active Poll

Do you think adopting a sustainable approach will be a profitable move for your business?

Yes
86.5%
No
10.1%
Skip
3.4%

Total Votes: 89

Thanks for your valuable feedback. Claim your free latest sustainability e-book.

Active Poll

Do you want the world to know about your sustainability journey and your business’ environmental footprint?

Yes
80.9%
No
9.0%
Skip
10.1%

Total Votes: 89


E-News Insight
Subscribe Today and Get the
Latest News Update in Your Mail Box.
Advanced Search