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  • Bangladesh Ready Made Garments

    Apparel export to US thrives on trade war

    Apparel exports to the US, Bangladesh’s single largest export destination, jumped 15.57 percent to $1.63 billion in the first three months of the year, which the exporters and experts attributed to the ongoing trade war between the US and China. Ready made garments was not in the list of the items
  • Bangladesh now depends less on India for cotton

    African nations have surpassed India to become the largest source of cotton for Bangladesh as local spinners and millers look to cut down their dependence on a single source for their vital raw material.
  • Denim prospects brighten

    Global consumption of denim fabric increased at a compound annual growth rate of 4.77 percent between 2012 and 2016 because of
  • Exports fetch $3b in April

    Exports grew 2.69 percent year-on-year to $3.03 billion in April riding mainly on the higher shipment of apparel items, official data showed yesterday. Last month’s receipts, however, fell short of the government’s monthly target of $3.08 billion by 1.52 percent.
  • Garment exports to US up 10pc

    Garment exports to the US increased 10.10 percent year-on-year to $1.08 billion in the first two months of the year, with the shipments expected to grow exponentially if 25 percent duty on Chinese imports comes into effect.