Commerce Minister Tofail Ahmed said leather is one of the top most valuable product in Bangladesh.
The Commerce Minister said Prime Minister Sheik Hasina declared Bangladesh’s lethers and lether products as the product of the year of 2018.
The Commerce Minister came up with this remark in an inaugural programme of Bangladesh Leather Foot Wear and Leather Good at Bangabandhu International Conference Centre (BICC) today.
The minister said we will bring Bangladesh in middle income country within 2024.
The minister said Bangladesh is producing cement product 3 crore ton.
Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman started to develop Bangladesh but could not finish. Bangabandhu laid foundation stone of many development works and his daughter Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina are accomplishing his dream, he said.
Digital Bangladesh is now real, it is not dream, he said.
Now, we are exporting 700 products in 202 countries. Our readymade garment growth was 20.08 percent in last four month. This year we will exceed the target of growth.
We are second largest readymade garment export country in the world. We have increased our exports by the leadership of Prime Minister Hasina. She is working by taking an aim and fill the target, the minister said
Radical changes have been occurred in the country’s development by the ledership of premier Hasina.
Pakistan Prime Minister Imran Khan praised Bangladesh’s development and said we want to be like Bangladesh, Tofail said.
Bangladesh’s mother mortality and child mortality rate are less than Pakistan and India, the Commerce Minister said.