Bangladesh Garment Manufacturers and Exporters Association (BGMEA)

August 7, 2022
August 7, 2022

Businesses to keep factories shut once a week to save power

Businesses today agreed to implement the government’s instruction to go for zone-wise weekly shut down of industries to save electricity and continue production in mills and factories.

July 20, 2022
July 20, 2022

BGMEA seeks IMF’s cooperation to reach $100 billion export target

The Bangladesh Garment Manufacturers and Exporters Association (BGMEA) today sought cooperation from the International Monetary Fund (IMF) to achieve the $100 billion garment export target by 2030.

July 7, 2022
July 7, 2022

Apparel shipment to US logs record 51% rise

Garment exports to Bangladesh’s single largest destination, the USA, rose by 51.57 per cent year-on-year to $9.01 billion in the just concluded fiscal year.

July 5, 2022
July 5, 2022

BGMEA targets $100 billion garment export by 2030

The Bangladesh Garment Manufacturers and Exporters Association (BGMEA) targets exporting $100 billion worth garment items from the country by 2030 as the local apparel suppliers are diversifying the products and markets.

July 4, 2022
July 4, 2022

Quickly release of goods from BM Container Depot: BGMEA

The Bangladesh Garment Manufacturers and Exporters Association (BGMEA) made the call in a meeting with Abu Hena Md Rahmatul Muneem, chairman of the National Board of Revenue (NBR), at the latter’s office in Dhaka today.

May 15, 2022
May 15, 2022

Soaring global inflation to erode apparel demand

Apparel manufacturers yesterday expressed concerns over an alarming rise in global inflation, citing that increasing prices may affect the purchasing power of end-consumers in export destinations and cause demand for garment items to fall.

June 15, 2021
June 15, 2021

BGMEA urges Switzerland for extension of duty-free access

The garment makers' platform today urged Switzerland to extend duty-free access to Bangladeshi apparels for 10 years under the Everything but Arms scheme to ensure smooth transition of Bangladesh to a developing country

April 17, 2020
April 17, 2020

RMG factories will not reopen on April 26: BGMEA president

Readymade garment (RMG) factories across the country are not reopening on April 26 as per the previous decision by the Bangladesh Garment Manufacturers and Exporters Association (BGMEA), according to the president of the association, Rubana Huq.

September 4, 2019
September 4, 2019

PM urges BGMEA leaders to be watchful against propaganda

Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina calls upon the country’s businesspersons to stay alert against the propaganda now being carried out against the government as this is ultimately affecting the businesses.

July 22, 2019
July 22, 2019

HC declares local companies citizens of the country

The High Court declares Bangladeshi companies as citizens of the country.