The Business Club of the University of Liberal Arts Bangladesh conducted a webinar on ‘Challenges and opportunities in International Tra on 16th September. Mr. Amer Salim, Director of Knit Asia Limited and Aurum Sweaters Limited was the guest speaker for the event.
Mr. Salim spoke to the students regarding many challenges that he as a business leader faced over the years doing export and import of readymade garments. In his discussion, the students got several insights about the RMG industry as a whole. The speaker elaborated on the unique challenges of doing international business faced by Bangladeshi RMG companies and how through innovations such as back-to-back LCs and other unique instruments, companies have overcome those challenges. He particularly spoke on the issues related to exporting during the pandemic and what steps companies are taking to step up to the plate.
Mr. Salim discussed several opportunities for University students in the RMG sector and encouraged the students to explore jobs in the field of ready-made garments.
The session was hosted by the Business Club’s Organizing Secretary Raiyana Nabi Nikita. The Club Advisor, Assistant Professor Niaz Patwary gave the vote of thanks to the speaker on behalf of the club.