The outgoing President Mr. Md. Saiful Islam announced this in the 18th Annual General Meeting of LFMEAB for the year July 2020-June 2021 held on Saturday, 12th March 2022 at 12 PM at MCCI-BEF’s conference room at Police Plaza Concord, Dhaka.
The AGM appreciated the outgoing President’s contribution to the association and the industry and expressed sincere gratitude to him for accomplishing great success during his tenure. The house also welcomed President-elect Syed Nasim Manzur.
Mr. Syed Nasim Manzur in his welcome speech emphasised taking steps for market diversification.
He said Bangladesh’s leather products and synthetic footwear export industry have high prospect particularly in the US market, according to a statement from the LFMEAB.
He cited the consumer demand for shoes reaching a record $100.7 billion in 2021 and he urged the exporters to focus on the growth opportunity in the USA market.