14th edition of Bangladesh Denim Expo begins

The 14th edition of Bangladesh Denim Expo started today (16 May) at International Convention City Bashundhara (ICCB) in the capital with an aim to showcase the country’s progress and new innovations in denim industry as well as attract new buyers.

The Bangladesh Apparel Exchange (BAE) is organizing the two-day long expo.

Along with contributing to the country’s economic growth, the expo is promoting sustainability, transparency, innovation, circularity, and responsibility in Bangladesh’s denim Industry, said the organisers of the event.

Innovator” is the theme of the 14th edition of the show,

Bangladesh Denim Expo addresses sustainability, and safety, showcasing innovative products and chanting the perception of Bangladesh’s apparel industry.

Over 90 exhibitors joins event, consisting of both local and international participants.

In this edition, exhibitors will display fabrics, garments, threads, machinery, finishing equipment and accessories, positioning the show as a true representation of Bangladesh’s denim industry – the largest denim exporter to the EU and USA.

Four seminar sessions and four-panel discussions will be held in this edition of the Expo reflecting its “Innovator” theme.

The founder and CEO of Bangladesh Denim Expo Mostafiz Uddin said, “The underlying concept of the Bangladesh Denim Expo is to fulfil the needs of the international denim community, offering the opportunity to make new contacts with potential buyers, discovering new products and to gain a comprehensive overview of the latest developments available from the Bangladesh denim industry.

In 2014, the Bangladesh Denim Expo, first organised and played a vital role in the country’s journey to become the leading denim exporter both in the EU and the USA.