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Export earnings witness 15pc growth in July

  • Sun Online Desk
  • 2nd August, 2022 02:50:45 PM
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Export earnings witness 15pc growth in July

Bangladesh has earned $3.98 billion through exports in the first month of the current fiscal year, registering a 15pc year-on-year growth, according to recent data by the Export Promotion Bureau (EPB).

The July earnings figure is 1.65 per cent higher than the monthly target of $3.92 billion.

In the same period last year, Bangladesh bagged $3.47 billion from export earnings.

Of the export earnings, RMG shipments earned over $3.36 billion with a 16.61% growth year on year.

Of the receipts, more than $1,854 million came from knitwear shipments, while woven items fetched around $1,512, according to the EPB.