Our friends from the denim expo are delighted to share their great experience from their 2nd edition of the Dhaka Summit with our readers:
“The 2nd Dhaka Apparel Summit was held on February 25th in Dhaka, Bangladesh. The Honorable Prime Minister of Bangladesh, Sheikh Hasina, inaugurated the Summit which was attended by local and international dignitaries and leading people from the RMG industry.
The event was specifically organized to support the development of the textile and apparel industry in Bangladesh, and to offer a forum, allowing discussions targeted at establishing a more sustainable apparel supply chain with the aim of creating a better future together.
The Summit held three panel discussion sessions attended by renowned experts from the RMG industry and specialists in the fields of sustainable and environmentally sound production practices. The discussion was highly praised for offering a more open, interactive environment which allowed full audience participation. The attendees felt that it offered an opportunity for a valid exchange of ideas on the development and adoption of unprecedented safety standards. This is leading to great strides being taken towards achieving targets for the quality of the environment as well as sustainability in manufacturing.
The Summit was attended by 2345 visitors and was praised for its interactive content as well as for highlighting the opportunities available for the development of the RMG industry in Bangladesh.