Tk 160 crore export order from Dhaka Trade Fair
Export order of 19.46 million US dollars (nearly 160 crore 57 lakh taka) has come from the 23rd
Dhaka International Trade Fair (DITF). Commodities of nearly 87 crore 83 lakh taka were sold during the fair.
Export Promotion Bureau (EPB) delivered the information on the concluding day of the fair on Sunday. They claimed that this year 8.71 million dollars more export order has come than the previous year.
Total 589 stalls and pavilions took part in this year’s DITF.
There were 112 different categories pavilions and 77 mini pavilions.
The fair which began on January 1 was extended to four days following request from the businessmen due to severe cold at the beginning. It concluded on Sunday.
Sellers said, at the beginning there was less crowd and less selling. But it went to momentum at the later part.
On the later part huge crowd was seen in the fair ground and its adjacent areas.