2nd Knit+tex Bangladesh 2009 International Expo begins
“2nd Knit+tex Bangladesh 2009 International Expo” organized by CEMS in association with BKMEA has started at Bangabandhu International Conference Center, Dhaka.
The exhibition was inaugurated by Honb'l chief guest Mr.Mohammad Faruk Khan, Minister for Commerce, Government of the Peoples' Republic of Bangladesh. BGMEA President Mr. Anisul Haque were present as special guest. BKMEA President Mr. Fazlul Hoque and President & Group Managing Director of CEMS Global Ms. Meherun N. Islam were also present there. After the successful holding of the 1st edition last year, BKMEA – Bangladesh Knitwear Manufacturers & Exporters Association and CEMS - Conference & Exhibition Management Services Ltd., are again jointly organized the 3-day “2nd Knit+tex Bangladesh 2009 International Expo” – A Comprehensive International Exhibition on Knitting Technology and
Machinery for the entire Knitwear sector of Bangladesh will continue up to December 12, 2009.
Bangladesh Knitwear is exported to over 100 countries of the world and has surpassed the US$ 5.2 billion in its exports in the first 10 months of the Fiscal Year 2008-09 which is 18.13% higher than the same period of last fiscal year. Now Bangladesh is the third largest supplier of Knitwear in the world after China and Turkey. The knitwear sector of Bangladesh is almost self sufficient and has acquired the confidence of the investors and is the most potential export earning sector of the country.
With the ever growing exports of Knitwear of Bangladesh reaching new heights, the "2nd KNIT+TEX Bangladesh 2009 International Expo” organized jointly by BKMEA & CEMS, is placed in a perfect timing where total investments in the sector crosses US$ 2
billion, hence this show will be a unique opportunity for exhibiting machinery manufacturers to interact with the Knitting sector to further promote their machinery / services in Bangladesh.
The Knitwear Industry of Bangladesh has the Key position in the export sector. Keeping in mind the potential of this sector and
to further boost the exports, such an exhibition is essential which displays the latest technology that our Knitwear industry can obtain to update with the quality of the competitors in the world Market. With the ever increasing competition in the world market, the Knitwear Industry of Bangladesh can expand their share in the market abroad and at the same time could attract more foreign investment in our highly potential Industry, specially the Knitwear Industry.
Nearly 75 Exhibitors from over 15 countries are participating in `2nd Knit+tex Bangladesh 2009'. This exhibition, focused on the entire Knitting Industry will play an important role by assembling Worldwide Technology, Machinery and Material manufacturers at the doorsteps of the Knitwear Manufacturers of Bangladesh under one roof to apprise them of the latest developments and technology available for them.
Media partners are Channel-i, Daily Shamokal, New Age and Radio Amaar, Technology Partner is ACER.
The Exhibition will be open for Trade visitors only everyday from 10.30 am to 7.30 pm upon registration at the Expo venue.
Bangladesh Knitwear Manufacturers & Exporters Association