Salman Fazlur Rahman, Private Industry and Investment Advisor to Prime Minister, said that the government has created suitable atmosphere for private industry sector. Walton has fully utilized those opportunities. The company has product diversity. They are manufacturing various products including all kinds of spare parts. The way Walton is marching forward, I firmly believe that in export earning electronics sector will overtake readymade garment sector.
The Prime Minister's Private Industry and Investment Adviser made the remarks just after visiting Walton factory at Chandra in Gazipur on Saturday (23 October 2021). During his visit, Salman F Rahman cut a large cake to celebrate the milestone of one lakh refrigerator export.
Prime Minister's Private Industry and Investment Adviser Salman F Rahman visits Walton Compressor Factory.
Earlier in the morning, Walton Hi-Tech Industries Limited (WHIL) Vice-Chairman S M Shamsul Alam, Directors S M Rezaul Alam, S M Monjurul Alam, Sabiha Jarin Orona, Managing Director and Chief Executive Officer Golam Murshed welcomed Salman F Rahman and other guests at the factory complex with flower bouquet.
Among others, Gazipur Police Super S M Shafiqullah Shafiq, Additional Deputy Commissioner Mamun Sarder, WHIL’s Deputy Managing Directors Humayun Kabir and Alamgir Alam Sarker, Walton Digi-Tech Industries Limited’s DMD Liakat Ali, WHIL’s Senior Executive Directors Col. (Retd.) SM Shahadat Alam, Uday Hakim, Tanvir Rahman, Anisur Rahman Mollick, Firoj Alam, Yusuf Ali, Mostofa Nahid Hossain, Mohasin Sarder, Al Imran, Amin Khan and Easir Al-Imran, Executive Directors Abdullah Al-Mamun, Zahidul Islam, Shahjada Salim, Shahjalal Hossain Limon and Mohasin Ali Molla were also present.
After the visit, Salman F Rahman said: When Walton says 'Made in Bangladesh', it's really made in Bangladesh. This means Walton manufactures every spare parts. R&D (Research and Development) is most vital for achieving the target of becoming a developed country within 2041 and Walton is doing excellent work in this sector. The R&D of Walton is very rich with Bangladeshi engineers.
Earlier after reaching the Walton factory, Salman F Rahman and other guests enjoyed a corporate video documentary and then visited Walton's well-equipped product display center and the manufacturing units of refrigerators, metal castings, compressors, air conditioners, LED televisions, computer-laptops, mobile phones and elevators.