Bangladesh in Discussion to Export Resort Wear to the Maldives

PUBLISHED June 22, 2021

High Commissioner of the Republic of Maldives to Bangladesh, Shiruzimath Sameer has met with Bangladesh Garment Manufacturers and Exporters Association (BGMEA) President Faruque Hassan at the latter’s office on 21 June. 

With BGMEA Vice President Miran Ali also present at the meeting, they discussed the prospect of exporting resort wear and leisure apparel to Maldives which is a popular destination for global tourists where the demand for such clothing is very high. 

They also discussed possible areas of cooperation between Maldives and Bangladesh for enhancing bilateral trade. 

Maldives has currently welcomed 491,701 tourist arrivals as of 20 June 2021. Russia leads as top market to Maldives closely followed by India. Ministry of Tourism expects Maldives to reach its set goal of receiving 1.5 million tourists by the end of 2021. 


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