Bilateral business enterprise meeting in between DCCI and going to Vietnamese trade delegation held 

A 7 member delegation led by the Ambassador of Vietnam in Bangladesh Pham Viet Chien visited DCCI and participated in an interactive small business assembly held on November 17, 2021 at DCCI auditorium.

DCCI President Rizwan Rahman welcoming the Vietnamese delegation said Vietnam is the 18th biggest import spouse and 44th major export market of Bangladesh. He reported in FY2020-21, bilateral trade amongst Bangladesh and Vietnam achieved US$ 739.89 million, where by export and import was US$ 61.29 and 678.6 million respectively. He also reported that Bangladesh needs technical skills from Vietnam to improve its industrial potential & productivity. He also underscored the value of direct flight in between Dhaka and Hanoi. He also sought Vietnam’s help to Bangladesh to become a member of the Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership (RCEP). He also shared the experience of Vietnam in FDI promotion and export diversification.

Ambassador of Vietnam to Bangladesh H.E. Pham Viet Chien in his remarks Vietnam needs Bangladesh should really export additional to there to reduce the trade hole. He said several Vietnamese corporations are nonetheless in procedure in Bangladesh and they are doing very well. He explained bilateral trade amongst Vietnam and Bangladesh will improve manifold, but for that Bangladesh wants to establish in the logistic sector like improved port amenities having simple loading and unloading procedures. He also requested the enterprise neighborhood of Bangladesh to ship trade delegations to Vietnam for more interactions. He also underscored the great importance of sustainable mutual gains.

Members of the traveling to Vietnamese delegation also took component in the dialogue. They stated that Vietnam can export a fantastic amount of construction stones, clinker, food items and spices. What’s more they have shown curiosity to import jute, jute products and pharmaceutical goods from Bangladesh.

During the meeting N K A Mobin, FCS, FCA, Senior Vice President, Monowar Hossain, Vice President together with the Board of Administrators of DCCI were being also present.