Textiles Ministery: RMG on a strong growth path
Bangladesh’s export earnings from apparel sector were US$
30.61 billion in 2017-18 financial year and US$ 28.15 billion in
2016-17 financial years.
Bangladesh’s progress in the country’s readymade garment
sector will not be affected by international conspiracies opined
Industries Minister Amir Hossain Amu.
He said readymade garment industry is one of the main areas
of country’s economy. There were global conspiracies in the past
against our readymade garment industry.
He was speaking as the Chief Guest at the inaugural function
of expositions titled Print Tech Bangladesh, GarTex Bangladesh,
and Bangladesh Leather and Footwear (BLF) Expo.
The minister added that currently the competitors are
actively trying to prevent the export growth of our apparel
sector. However, they will not be able to stop the progress of
the country’s industrial sector, including readymade garment
industry. Despite the conspiracies of the vested quarter,
Bangladesh has achieved second position for exporting the
readymade garment products in the world.