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Bangladesh going all out on new FTAs; experts advise caution

The Ministry of Finance has reportedly given the go-ahead to the Ministry of Commerce to move forward towards signing bilateral and multilateral free trade area (FTA) agreements with developed and developing countries recently.

Dec 27 18  |  Trade

The coming of age of the Bangladesh leather industry…

Bangladesh’s leather industry is reportedly heading towards exporting US $ 5 billion worth leather products a year by 2021.

Dec 18 18  |  Trade

The other side of pressure techniques by buyers to lower price!

Two recent reports highlighted how buyers’ price negotiation strategies to lower prices impact the supplier factories.

Dec 05 18  |  Trade

‘Unwanted’ FDI in Bangladesh’s accessories industry irks manufacturers

Bangladesh manufacturers are adamant that the apparel accessories industry in the country is 100 per cent self-sustaining and does not need any intervention from the outside. But, policies are not supporting them.

Nov 29 18  |  Trade

Are the pre-poll violence ahead of December election in B’desh an indication of rerun of 2014?

On November 14, alleged members of opposition Bangladesh National Part clashed with police in Dhaka’s Naya Paltan area fuelling fears of violence that impacted business in 2014.

Nov 27 18  |  Trade

World Bank predicts growth for Bangladesh’s RMG industry

World Bank on what lies ahead for Bangladesh’s apparel industry in the face of dwindling global growth and slowing down trade in their report.

Oct 12 18  |  Trade


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