Friday, 28 January, 2022

Mexico ready to strengthen business ties with Bangladesh

  • Diplomatic Correspondent
  • 14th January, 2022 04:47:41 PM
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The business leaders of Guadalajara, the third-largest metropolitan city of Mexico, expressed their interest in ICT, apparel, furniture, processed food, and import of decorative lights from Bangladesh.

The Mexican businesses shown  their eagerness during a webinar titled “Bangladesh & Mexico: Potentials & Opportunities” organised by the Embassy of Bangladesh in Mexico City on Thursday (Jan 13) with the assistance of a local dignitary named Francisco Pena Manjarrez.

During the webinar, Bangladesh Ambassador in Mexico Abida Islam made a presentation on the socio-economic developments of Bangladesh highlighting the potentials of important sectors like RMG, Pharmaceuticals, Health and Medical Equipment, IT, Jute products, Leather and Footwear, Light Engineering, Electronics and Electrical Equipment, processed Agro-based food, automobiles, ceramic, plastic and shipbuilding to the participants.

She also elaborated on the investment-friendly policies of the Government including the lucrative investment incentives.

Over 32 participants from different sectors like construction, real estate, cosmetics, production & distribution of salt, decorative lights, processed food etc.  including members of local chambers of Guadalajara actively participated in the webinar and showed their keen interest to engage commercially with Bangladesh in the days ahead, said a press release Bangladesh Embassy, Mexico on Friday.