Узбекские текстильщики подписали контракт на поставку в Бангладеш пряжи на сумму $5 млн. Договоренность была достигнута в ходе визита узбекской делегации в эту страну.

    The purpose of the trip, which took place on January 24-27, was to study the experience of the Republic of Bangladesh in the development of textile and clothing-knitting industry and visit the Yarn and Fabrics Fair 2018. The Uzbek delegation included representatives of textile enterprises of the Association "Uztekstilprom".

    The delegation held meetings with representatives of the textile industry of the Republic of Bangladesh. The sides discussed in detail the issues of trade and economic cooperation, demonstrated the economic and investment potential of the two states, outlined areas for cooperation at a new stage.

    The Minister of Textiles and Jute of the Republic of Bangladesh Emaz Uddin Pramanik noted that the volume of textile exports to the Republic of Bangladesh in 2017 was $ 28.1 billion. At the same time, its share in total exports reached 81% or 12.4% of GDP.

    Within the framework of the visit, the delegation of Uzbekistan visited the company Turag Knit Composite Ltd, which is included in the top 20 enterprises of the Republic of Bangladesh, specializing in the production of ready-made garments and knitwear.

    The choice of this enterprise to study his experience was not accidental. First of all, because, here production is made for European markets. In addition, the production complex Turag Knit Composite Ltd is located in the Export Processing Zones, which gives him the opportunity to enjoy tax and customs benefits.