Business Forum held in Dhaka with Bangladesh Electrical Merchandise Manufacturers Association

16/07/2018

On 14 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.

The objective of the forum was to explore the overview of METABUILD project and opportunities for metal industries. Resource Efficient Cleaner Production (RECP) & its benefits for metal industries were also explained.

Total 43 company owners/Managing Directors from Bangladesh Electrical Merchandise Manufacturers Association (BEMMA) 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 examples of METABUILD’s works in different industries which have taken place in last two years. The companies which are already engaged with the project shared their experiences.

Mr. Mujibur Rahman Hawladar, Ex-Vice President of BEMMA attended the event as chief guest. Mr. A H M Rezaul Kabir, Secretary General, Dhaka Chamber of Commerce & Industry was present in the event as special guest.

As an outcome of the forum, 9 companies have signed the MoUs (Memorandum of Understanding) & application forms to join the METABUILD project.