GENEVA — Bangladesh needs to diversify from its export-oriented textiles and apparel sector to a greater focus on design and local branding to help the industry move to a higher value chain, Ghulam Hussain, secretary of the ministry of commerce, told a global forum.
The poor South Asian nation also attaches “great importance” to taking advantage of market access opportunities, Hussain told a two-day World Trade Organization review session of Bangladesh’s trade regime.
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