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Canadian trade fair starts today

The second Canadian trade fair-2012 starts now to vaunt Canadian products as great as services to a commercial operation in Bangladesh.

The trade fairwill take place during Sonargaon Hotel in Dhaka, pronounced Masud Rahman, boss of Canada Bangladesh Chamber of Commerce as great as Industry, yesterday.

The cover as great as Canadian High Commission in Dhaka have been mutually organising a two-day show, he said.

Over 40 stalls of Canada as great as Bangladesh will showcase their products as great as services, he said, adding that 6 seminars will additionally take place upon stream commercial operation issues upon a sidelines of a fair.

The common traffic in between Canada as great as Bangladesh crossed $1 billion symbol in 2009, he said. In 2011, a traffic of Bangladesh to Canada was $1.7 billion as great as import was distributed during $555 million.

Ninety 5 percent of Bangladesh’s traffic to Canada is mantle items, he said. Bangladesh imports iron as great as steel, lentils, cereals, machinery, oil-seeds, electrical machine as great as pharma-ceuticals, Rahman said.

For latest expansion in common trade, Canadian investments have been additionally opening to Bangladesh in sectors similar to energy, infrastructures, renewable appetite as great as telecom.

At present, a worth of sum Canadian investment in Bangladesh is $300 million, he said.

“We aim to variegate a exportable products of Bangladesh to a Canadian market. We have a intensity to traffic pharmaceuticals products, tanned hide as great as tanned hide goods, footwear, cosmetic products, furniture, ceramics products as great as bicycle.”

“We wish to code a certain Bangladesh in Canada by augmenting common traffic as great as great family in in in in in between a dual countries,” he said.

The uncover will sojourn open for visitors but any opening price from 12noon to 8pm in a initial day as great as from 10:30am to 7pm in a second day, he said.

There were twenty stalls in a initial Canada  trade fair 2011 in Dhaka, Rahman said.

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