BGMEA President urges Kyrgyzstan to increase apparel import from BD

Honorary Consul of Bangladesh in the Kyrgyz Republic, Temirbek Erkinov met with BGMEA President Md. Siddiqur Rahman at the BGMEA office on 8 January.
At the meeting, they had discussion on different bilateral issues, including possible scope of trade cooperation between the two countries.
The BGMEA President informed the Honorary Consul about the development and prospects of the garment industry in Bangladesh, and urged the Kyrgyz businessmen to import more apparel from Bangladesh. 
Temirbek Erkinov called on Bangladeshi entrepreneurs for making mutual investment in different emerging sectors, including apparel industry in Kyrgyzstan, saying that the Kyrgyz government will provide land, gas and other infrastructural facilities to Bangladeshi investors.
In case of mutual investment, the Kyrgyz government will facilitate easy loan for the Bangladeshi investors who will also be able to take workforce from Bangladesh if they want, he added.
The Honorary Consul also said that a business delegation from Bangladesh will be invited by the Kyrgyz Republic to visit Kyrgyzstan. A business delegation of BGMEA is expected pay visit to the country in March/April.