Textech is the biggest & oldest Textile Garment Technology & Machinery Expo of Bangladesh
The garments manufacturing sector earned $19 billion in the year to June 2012.
Asia accounts for more than 70% of the global production of Textiles with South Asian countries emerging as textile powerhouses.
Bangladesh is investing over US$ 2 billion to upgrade their Textile & Garment sector
Bangladesh now leads all South and South-East Asian nations in its Apparel exports, stands as the world’s 3rd largest apparel exporter in `WTO’ ranking and in Knitwear alone, is the 2nd largest export of Knit Apparel to EU after China.
Bangladesh is the 3rd largest exporter of Knitwear to the EU in the world
Shaping up for the Textile & Apparel exports race are the South Asian Countries : India, Bangladesh, Sri Lanka & Pakistan
Major investments in the textile & garment sector are happening in Bangladesh
The Textile and Garment Industry in Bangladesh Increased by 18.2% to Reach US$9.6bn
Bangladesh was the largest exporter of cotton T-shirts and was 2nd for cotton pullover and jeans exports to European countries in 2009. In terms of volume, the country was the 2nd largest exporter of cotton trousers to the US last year
Bangladesh exports were worth 2199 Million USD in May of 2012.