Engr Rashed Ahmed, Head of Knitting, Aboni Textiles Ltd
One of the largest RMG manufacturers Babylon Group started its journey in 1986 with Babylon Garments Limited with a humble setup. Relentless efforts and a constant persuasion of quality resulted in the group’s expansion to 18 different concerns
Aboni Textiles Ltd sister concern of Babylon Group started its journey in 2001 In this regard, their position outstanding fabric innovation and quality. Engr Rashed Ahmed, Head of Knitting, Aboni Textile Ltd shared his knitting strength with Textile Focus.
Generally, fabric manufacturers in Bangladesh are comfortable and familiar with the basic fabric (cotton). But they are not concentrating to make high end fabric such as fleece fabrics.
We are producing of all types knit fabrics specially on Fleece, Spandex, Interlock, indigo knit denim. Fleece Fabric is a luxuriously supple fabric with a deep pile for better insulation quality. This is a synthetic insulating fabric made from a type of polyester called polyethylene terephthalate (PET) or other synthetic fibers.
We are using high advanced knitting machine around 71 including Terrot, Pai Lung, Mayer & Cie, Lisky, Jiunn Long. Now our knitting production capacity 18 tons per day & dyeing capacity 16 ton. Our total manpower is 204.
To improve performance by increasing effective leadership skills and be ready to meet the difficult challenges of today’s business world. For improving the manpower skill, we are regularly delivery training from supplier end. Besides we are providing cash incentive with the depend on the efficiency
We have a strong R&D team. We are doing regular development high value-added fabrics & showing our customers. Now we are working with Japan, Korea, Eu, UK & US market. We are also trying to grab the Russian Market At the end of 2021 we will produce 40-50 percent fashion fabrics.
Now we are focusing on: –
- Increasing Productivity
- Increasing Efficiency
- Training & Development
- Waste Minimization
- Product Development with fashion trends & technique
- Increasing automatic machine with brush effect
Our challenges of the knitwear sector generally identified the upgrade of new machinery as well as the development of expertise in fabric manufacturing & shortage of raw material.