The country’s top trade body has called on local and foreign entrepreneurs to invest in economic zones.

He urged local businesses to make Bangladesh the most favorable investment destination in this region by courting investment in facilities.

The call came when Bangladesh Economic Zone Investors Association (BEZIA) Chairman and Bashundhara Group Vice Chairman Safwan Sobhan Tasvir met with the head of the Federation of Chambers of Commerce and Industry on Wednesday. Bangladesh Industry (FBCCI).

FBCCI Chairman, Md Jashim Uddin, said the government provides the best investment-friendly infrastructure and policies in Asia for investment in special economic zones.

He urges the association to spread the message of these benefits to global entrepreneurs for new investments.

Mr. Jashim insists on infrastructure development on the Indian side of land ports to enhance bilateral trade with India.

During the conference, Mr. Tasvir highlighted the current status of investments in Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujib Shilpanagar in Mirsarai, Chattogram and other economic zones across the country.

He says Bangladesh has huge potential in toy manufacturing, PVC and petrochemical industry.

FBCCI Vice President Md Amin Helaly and Md Habib Ullah Dawn, Director Rejaul Kariem Rejnu and Secretary General Mohammad Mahfuzul Hoque, BEZIA Director Mohammad Mostafa, Member Iqbal Hossain Chowdhury and Secretary Md Rafiqul Islam also attended at the courtesy visit.

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