The second ‘Bangladesh Denim Expo' is expected witness a high business activity as it prepares to kick-start on May 11. Meanwhile, Bangladesh has set a target or earning revenues worth $7 billion from export of denim products annually. This will speed up overall RMG exports to $50 billion per annum by 2021.
Around 25 domestic and foreign companies from Bangladesh, US, Germany, China, Japan, India, Italy, Thailand, Turkey, Hong Kong and Pakistan will participate in the two-day expo to display latest fabrics, finishes, washes, accessories, technology used in denim manufacturing. Bangladesh exported denim and denim related products worth $3.5 billion during the last fiscal year.
Participating Bangladesh companies include: Yogotex Fabric Company, Argon Denims, Mahmud Denims, Denim Expert, Zaber and Zubair Fabrics, Nassa Taipei Denims, South China Bleaching and Dying Fty, Shasha Denims and Amber Denims. International participants include: American & Efird (Bangladesh) of the USA, Paddock Jeans, Germany, Juki Bangladesh and YKK Bangladesh Pte, Japan, Garmon Group, Italy, Foshan Shunde Benjie Textile., China, Epic Group, Hong Kong, Denimco Tekstile Pazarlama AS, Turkey, Absolute Denim, Thailand, Malwa Industries, India, Kassim Denim, Kohinoor Mills, Rajby Textiles and Azgard Nine, Pakistan.