Bangladesh RMG sector

May 11, 2022
May 11, 2022

Bangladesh to remain RMG hotspot in future, buyers say

Bangladesh will remain as the preferred sourcing destination for readymade garment (RMG) items well into the future as the country has substantially improved production facilities and on compliance with regulations over the last few years, said international clothing retailers and brands yesterday.

April 4, 2022
April 4, 2022

PR is the missing link in RMG sector

“Publicity is absolutely critical. A good PR story is infinitely more effective than a front page ad.” This quote is from Sir Richard Branson,

April 27, 2020
April 27, 2020

Bangladesh seeks US support for RMG sector, Covid-19 response

Bangladesh has sought the support of the United States for the country’s RMG sector, which has been badly hit by fallout from the coronavirus outbreak.

December 2, 2019
December 2, 2019

SC upholds HC bar on Nirapon’s inspection, training

The Supreme Court upholds a High Court order that issued a ban on the inspection and training activities of Nirapon, an alliance of North American readymade garments (RMG) buyers in Bangladesh.

September 19, 2019
September 19, 2019

Bangladesh leads world in green RMG production

Bangladesh is now home to the highest number of platinum rated garment factories in the world, which portrays the country’s strong footing in green production, a leader of the garment makers’ platform said yesterday.

December 31, 2018
December 31, 2018

Bangladesh RMG: Gains and pains in 2018

In the ready-made garment (RMG) sector, 2018 will in many ways be viewed as the end of an era. The Alliance for Bangladesh Worker Safety, the North American-led initiative which has done so much to improve worker safety in garment export factories, will shortly end operations in Bangladesh.

September 17, 2018
September 17, 2018

Sustainable pricing is crucial for our apparel industry

The ready-made garment (RMG) sector in Bangladesh has enjoyed rapid growth, with the country now well established as the world's second largest supplier of apparel and with the industry accounting for 83 percent of Bangladesh's exports, employing some 4.4 million people.

September 15, 2018
September 15, 2018

Minimum Wage of Tk 8,000: RMG workers stage demos in capital

Workers of readymade garment factories yesterday staged demonstrations in Dhaka, rejecting the government's decision of fixing their minimum monthly wage at Tk 8,000.

May 28, 2018
May 28, 2018

Bangladesh’s RMG lot safer now: US

US Ambassadorto Dhaka, Marcia Bernicat underlines that Bangladesh’s readymade garments sector is much safer than what it was in 2013.

March 2, 2018
March 2, 2018

Bangladesh leads the way

Bangladesh has more green garment factories than any other country in the world.