BKMEA

AcronymDefinition
BKMEABangladesh Knitwear Manufacturers and Exporters Association
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Many BKMEA member firms are deferring exports from month to month, said Shamsul Haque, meaning some months there's zero export growth.
FBCCI President Shafiul Islam Mohiuddin, BGMEA President Siddiqur Rahman, BKMEA First Vice President Mansoor Ahmed, President of Centre of Excellence for Bangladesh Apparel Industry Atiqul Islam, Director of the Sub-Council of Textile Industry CCPIT Shen Zhen and President and Group Managing Director CEMS Global Meherun N.
Bangladesh imports most of the raw materials, mainly yarn, at a higher cost from India as revealed by AKM Salim Osman, President of Bangladesh Knitwear Manufacturers and Exporters Association (BKMEA), and adds, "this achievement is remarkable as the industry worked hard despite erratic supply of power and labour unrest that often temporarily disrupted production."
President of Indian Chamber of Commerce (ICC) Rudra Chatterjee, Vice President of Bangladesh Knitwear Manufacturers and Exporters Association (BKMEA) Fazlee Shameem Ehsan, Vice President of Bangladesh Garment Manufacturers and Exporters Association (BGMEA) Mohammed Nasir and President and Group Managing Director, CEMS Global-USA and Asia Pacific Meherul N.
Bangladesh Knitwear Manufacturers and Exporters Association (BKMEA) also echoed similar sentiments, as were expressed by the BGMEA on the FDI issue in this sector.
He disclosed that Bangladesh Garment Exporters and Manufacturers Association (BGEMA) and Bangladesh Knitwear Manufacturers and Exporters Association (BKMEA) had explored new markets for RMG during the recent recession.
The organisations will hold a token hunger strike in front of the BKMEA office on July 25 and in Chattogram on July 27.
Mohammad Hatem, Vice-President of Bangladesh Knitwear Manufacturers and Exporters Association BKMEA said that during the hearing, on March 7-8 Turkish government agreed to reduce the duty from the earlier proposed 27% to 17% for the LDCs, but we demanded a total waiver or further reduction of the duty to around 10%.
Sources in the Bangladesh Garment Manufacturers and Exporters Association (BGMEA), Bangladesh Knitwear Manufacturers and Exporters Association (BKMEA) and Bangladesh Textiles Mills Association (BTMA) said at least 25,000 Indian, Pakistani, Sri Lankan, Chinese, Korean and Filipino nationals are working in export-oriented readymade garment and textile sectors.
NBR chairman Md Mosharrraf Hossain Bhuiyan presided over the pre-budget discussion that was also attended by Bangladesh Knitwear Manufacturers and Exporters Association (BKMEA) and Bangladesh Textile Mills Association (BTMA).
"Around two lakh working lactating mothers from 250 BGMEA and BKMEA readymade garment factories located in Dhaka, Narayanganj, Gazipur and Chittagong,12 city corporations and 325 pourasavas under and district and upazila level are receiving healthcare and nutrition training along with allowance Taka 500 per month," Chumki added.
Sources in the Bangladesh Garment Manufacturers and Exporters Association (BGMEA), Bangladesh Knitwear Manufacturers and Exporters Association (BKMEA) and Bangladesh Textiles Mills Association (BTMA) that at least 25,000 Indian, Pakistani, Sri Lankan, Chinese, Korean and Filipino nationals are working in export -oriented readymade garment and textile sectors.