On 18 July 2018, in order to establish contact and motivate new companies to join METABUILD project, a business forum held on “Resource Efficient Cleaner Production (RECP) & its benefits for metal industries” at Hotel Victory, Naya Palton, Dhaka.
METABUILD project has been providing supports to different industries of Bangladesh for last two years. The project team has already worked with 18 sectors of metal products in BD. But they did not start working for the bathroom fittings sector yet. So, METABUILD team in Bangladesh organized this event with Bangladesh Bathroom Fittings Manufacturers Association (BBFMA) in order to start working in this sector. This association has more than 1000 members all over Bangladesh.
Total 127 company owners from BBFMA were present during the event. Mr. Khandoker Anwar Kamal, project manager (DCCI) has briefed the participants about how the project is going to support them. Technical consultants of the project described a number of showcases which were based on METABUILD’s works in BD for last two years.
Mr. Hazi Md. Badsha Mia, President of BBFMA attended the event as chief guest. All the participants gave positive feedbacks and they expressed their interest to join METABUILD.
As an outcome of the forum, 83 companies have signed the MoUs (Memorandum of Understanding) & application forms to join the METABUILD project.