Author Archives: sarwar

BKMEA stresses inclusive policy for knit sector dev

Published in the The Financial Express on October 6, 2017 FE Report An inclusive and equality-based based policy is essential for the further development of the country’s knitwear sector, BKMEA leaders said Friday. They also said dialogue with all stakeholders of the sector is crucial to identifying and providing solution to the challenges. Leaders of the Bangladesh Knitwear Manufacturers and Exporters Association (BKMEA) ...

Read More »

September 25, 2017: Power tariff hike, LNG market and ICCB  

Every day, CPD RMG Study team reveals what’s on our economic and apparel radar and curates a selection of the best reports, opinion, and analysis you may have missed DCCI opposes move to raise power tariff The Dhaka Chamber of Commerce and Industry opposed the latest move of the government to increase the tariff of electricity saying that the proposed ...

Read More »

Are the criteria for becoming a desirable manufacturing location changing?

Published on the World Bank website STORY HIGHLIGHTS New technology, including advanced robotics, industrial automation, and 3-D printing, are changing the landscape of global manufacturing. Developing countries’ traditional path to development, often driven by manufacturing, may be at risk because the criteria for becoming an attractive production location are changing. Although there are challenges, opportunities remain for developing countries, as ...

Read More »

September 24, 2017: Chittagong port and bank interest rate

Every day, CPD RMG Study team reveals what’s on our economic and apparel radar and curates a selection of the best reports, opinion, and analysis you may have missed Ctg Port yet to reap full benefit of 24/7 service Chittagong Port users yesterday urged all stakeholders to play their due role as the recent initiative to keep the seaport functioning ...

Read More »

Ctg Port yet to reap full benefit of 24/7 service

Published in the Daily Star on September 24, 2017 Chittagong Port users yesterday urged all stakeholders to play their due role as the recent initiative to keep the seaport functioning round-the-clock is failing to yield full benefit. They said some government and private organisations are not remaining open on weekends as decided in July this year when the 24/7 service ...

Read More »

September 21, 2017: RMG growth, port congestion and rice imports  

Every day, CPD RMG Study team reveals what’s on our economic and apparel radar and curates a selection of the best reports, opinion, and analysis you may have missed RMG shine to stay Bangladesh will remain the apparel sourcing hotspot for international retailers and brands over the next five years because of competitive prices and China’s declining market share in ...

Read More »