A four-day trade show on garment accessories and packaging industries will begin in Dhaka from Wednesday. Bangladesh Garments Accessories and Packaging Manufacturers and Exporters Association (BGAPMEA) in association with ASK Trade and Exhibitions and Zakaria Trade and Fair International will organise the ninth edition of the show Gapexpo 2018 at International Convention City Bashundhara.
Nearly 450 exhibitors from 24 countries, will showcase their apparel manufacturing technology, yarn and fabrics and garment accessories and packaging, printing technology and machinery. Finance Minister AMA Muhith will inaugurate the fair in presence of National Board of Revenue's Chairman Md Mosharraf Hossain Bhuiyan.
Two other events Garmentech Bangladesh 2018, an apparel machinery and allied products tradeshow, and the ninth edition of the International Yarn and Fabrics Sourcing Fair—will also start at the same venue and at the same time. Commerce Minister Tofail Ahmed will hand over export trophies given by the association, in the fourth day of the fair.