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Bangladesh’s Apex Group Emerges As Shoemaker To The World

August 31, 2014

News and Publications

Bangladesh’s Apex Group Emerges As Shoemaker To The World

Bangladesh’s Apex Group Emerges As Shoemaker To The World This story appears in the September 8, 2014 issue of Forbes Asia Bangladesh’s annual leather exports, including footwear, have been climbing lately, doubling since 2010 to just over $1.1 billion, though its global share remains less than 1%. The Apex Group accounts […]

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Eco-friendly leather: a niche to be exploited

August 6, 2014

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Eco-friendly leather: a niche to be exploited

Eco-friendly leather: a niche to be exploited A local firm gets a foothold in global markets (Daily Star report) RMM Leather Industries, an eco-friendly leather maker, aims to tap the growing prospects of green products in global markets. The company that started exporting eco-friendly leathers in 2005 has received warm […]

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Progress in setting up tannery units at Savar satisfactory: Development of 30 units underway

July 22, 2014

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Progress in setting up tannery units at Savar satisfactory: Development of 30 units underway

Progress in setting up tannery units at Savar satisfactory: Development of 30 units underway So far, owners of 30 industrial units have started developing infrastructures at Savar Tannery Estate for shifting their units from Hazaribagh, raising the hope of commencing the operation of the Savar Tannery Estate within the given […]

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Bangladesh’s toxic tanneries inch toward relocation

June 29, 2014

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Bangladesh’s toxic tanneries inch toward relocation

Thirteen years after 155 toxic leather tanneries were first ordered to relocate from the Hazaribagh area of Dhaka to a site on the outskirts of the city, there are finally signs that the move is under way — albeit, slowly. Read more at: http://www.ucanews.com/news/bangladeshs-toxic-tanneries-inch-toward-relocation/71211

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Government may shutdown tanneries if they are not relocated by December 2014

June 20, 2014

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Government may shutdown tanneries if they are not relocated by December 2014

The government is set to take tough action against the tanners who will be unable to relocate their factories by December this year, and start production from March next year, a top Tannery Estate project official said Tuesday. “Tanners may even face shutdown if they do not relocate their units […]

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Factory construction starts in Savar industrial park

May 22, 2014

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TANNERY RELOCATION Factory construction starts in Savar industrial park  May 22, 2014 Some 15 tannery owners have already started construction of their factories in Savar Leather Industrial Park in a bid to expedite the relocation of hazardous factories from Hazaribagh in Dhaka. Follow the link to read more in The […]

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Leather Industry hits record exports 1 Billion

May 21, 2014

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Leather Industry hits record exports 1 Billion

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BD can earn $7.0b a year from leather goods export

April 13, 2014

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BD can earn $7.0b a year from leather goods export

BD can earn $7.0b a year from leather goods export

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Compensation only after tanneries relocate: Amu

April 13, 2014

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Compensation only after tanneries relocate: Amu

Compensation only after tanneries relocate: Amu

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Propaganda against leather industry goes on, says Amu

April 13, 2014

News and Publications

Propaganda against leather industry goes on, says Amu

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