“The future of Bangladesh’s denim industry is bright” – Md. Muntakim, Country manager, Kaan Chemicals


Chemical always play the key role in our Denim and Jeans industry. Main technical development is done in Denim product by using chemical effectively. As a Chemical Business pioneer Md. Muntakim, Country manager, Kaan Chemicals, recently shared his view on denim and jeans industry of Bangladesh.

Denim Focus:  How do you see the denim industry of Bangladesh?

Md. Muntakim: The future of Bangladesh’s denim industry is bright. Bangladesh denim industry is currently the top producer of denim in the European Union and United State markets. The denim industry is slated to go past 64 Billion Dollar by 2020. By 2021, apparel manufacturers in Bangladesh will be exporting more than 7 Billion Dollar worth of denim to traditional and non-traditional markets combined.

Denim Focus:  How we can develop more in this industry?

Md. Muntakim: In denim industry, fabric and washing are two very important part, we should always focus on latest technology in washing and fabrics manufacturing, will lead us to develop this industry in a consistent way.

Denim Focus: What are the strengths of this industry?

Md. Muntakim: Shorter lead and reasonable prices is our strength.

Denim Focus:  Any message for Denim Focus magazine as it is the 1st international English magazine from Bangladesh for Denim & Jeans industry.

Md. Muntakim: I will be happy to read more information and get valuable data related to denim industry, new technology and chemical information from denim magazine.