Walton launches compressor export to Turkey

Staff Correspondent | Published: 23:09, Jul 08,2020


Officials of Walton and Turkish brand Kargi pose for a photograph after signing an agreement in Dhaka recently. — Press release

Walton is going to enter into the Turkish market with the export of its produced ‘Made in Bangladesh’ labelled compressors, undoubtedly made a big opportunity for expanding the local brand’s export market in Turkey and across the Europe.

Walton launched the first shipment of its compressor’s export to a Turkish company named ‘Kargi’, one of the leading Turkish marketing brands.

Kargi deals with imports, exports and marketing of hi-tech spare parts for domestic and industrial products with comprehensive range of customer portfolio throughout Turkey and also abroad, especially in Europe.

Attending as the chief guest, commerce minister Tipu Munshi inaugurated the Walton’s compressor export to Turkey through attending a virtual conference, arranged by the local brand at its corporate headquarter in the capital on Tuesday.

Meanwhile, Turkish brand Kargi inked an agreement with Walton to be a distributor of Walton brand products in the Turkish market. Walton’s international business unit president Edward Kim and Kargi’s managing director Emin Kargi signed the deal on behalf of their companies.

The virtual conference was addressed by National Board of Revenue chairman Abu Hena Md Rahmatul Muneem, commerce secretary Md Jafar Uddin, Turkish ambassador in Dhaka Mustafa Osman Turan, Bangladesh ambassador in Turkey M Allama Siddiki, Walton Hi-Tech Industries Limited additional managing director engineer Golam Murshed, Walton compressor’s chief executive officer engineer Meer Muzahedin Islam and Walton laptop’s CEO Liakat Ali. The conference was moderated by Walton’s executive director Firoj Alam.

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