EPB assures Walton of support to boost electronics, electrical products exports


The Export Promotion Bureau (EPB) has assured Walton of its support to boost the exports of domestically made electronics and electrical products, reports UNB.

“We need to promote the ‘brand Bangladesh’ and ‘Made in Bangladesh’ products in the global arena,” AHM Ahsan, vice-chairman of EPB, said during a visit to Walton Hi-Tech Industries headquarters in Gazipur Saturday.

EPB Director-General Mahbubur Rahman said, “Bangladesh’s exports in the electronics sector started with Walton. Others are now trying to follow it. We have a lot of potential here.”

“Walton’s market share in Bangladesh is more than 60 per cent. The company is also increasing its exports. We are ready to provide all necessary assistance to everyone, including Walton, to increase the exports of electronics and electrical products made in Bangladesh.”