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BGMEA urges PRI to share RMG industry’s positive stories

  • Staff Correspondent
  • 28 November, 2021 12:00 AM
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BGMEA urges PRI to share RMG industry’s positive stories

Bangladesh Garment Manufacturers and Exporters Association (BGMEA) President Faruque Hassan requested Policy Research Institute of Bangladesh (PRI) Vice-Chairman Dr Sadiq Ahmed to share the Bangladesh apparel industry’s positive stories at international forums.

The BGMEA president made this request while meeting with PRI vice chairman at BGMEA PR office in the capital on Saturday.

They discussed various issues related to the RMG industry including its challenges, possible ways to address them, opportunities and future priorities required to secure a sustainable growth of the sector.

They underscored the need for research to devise pragmatic strategies for taking the apparel industry to the next level of development. They also talked about how BGMEA could strengthen its research capacity and industry-academia collaboration to face emerging challenges for the industry especially posed by the fourth industrial revolution and possible changes in market access following Bangladesh’s LDC graduation.