Wednesday, 1 December, 2021

‘Electronics to overtake RMG sector’

  • Staff Correspondent
  • 25 October, 2021 12:00 AM
  • Print news

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. During his visit, Salman F Rahman cut a cake to celebrate the milestone of one lakh refrigerator export, said a press release.

IFIC Bank Limited’s Managing Director Shah Alam Sarwar and Personal Secretary to the Prime Minister’s Private Industry and Investment Adviser Zahidul Islam Bhuiyan accompanied Salman F Rahman during the visit.

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.

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.