US Trade Show kicks off in city

Published: March 14, 2019 16:59:07 | Updated: March 14, 2019 18:37:49

The 26th US Trade Show, 2019 began at Pan Pacific Sonargaon Dhaka on Thursday.

Commerce Minister Tipu Munshi inaugurated the three-day trade show with the presence of US Ambassador to Bangladesh Earl R Miller.

The American Chamber of Commerce in Bangladesh (AmCham) and the United States Embassy in Dhaka organised the show to promote businesses between the two countries.

AmCham Executive Director Md Shahadat Hossen said a total of 46 exhibitors are taking part in the Trade Show. They are exhibiting their products and services, reports UNB.

"There will be two seminars-'Education USA' and 'Business Visas' on the second and third day respectively. There is $4.1 billion dollars trade gap between the two countries. The show aims at reducing the trade gap," he said.

The show will remain open for visitors from 10:00am to 8:00pm every day.

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