The government will award National Export Trophy to 66 export companies for the financial year 2013-14 for their outstanding performance in the country’s export earnings.
Through a gazette notification, the commerce ministry published the name of award winning companies on December 1.
According to the gazette notification, Zaber and Zubair Fabrics Limited won the gold trophy for the third consecutive year as the best exporter company in the FY 14.
‘We are expecting that prime minister Sheikh Hasina will hand over the trophies and certificates to the exporters on January 1 at Bangabandhu International Conference Center in the capital,’ senior secretary of the commerce ministry Hedayetullah Al Mamoon told New Age on Monday.
He said that at the inauguration ceremony of the month-long International Trade Fair-2017 the export trophy would be disbursed.
The National Export Trophy would be given to 66 export organisations under 28 categories.
Of the 66 companies, 29 have been selected for gold trophy, 22 for silver and 15 for bronze.
Twenty-nine gold trophy winning companies are Zaber and Zobaer Fabrics, KM Knitwear Ltd, GMS Composite Knitting Industry Ltd, Kamal Yarns Ltd, Paramount Textile Ltd, Noman Teri Towel Ltd, Apex Foods Ltd, Popular Jute Exchange Ltd, Akij Jute Mills Ltd, Apex Tannery, Picard Bangladesh Ltd, FB Footwear Ltd, Mansur General Trading Company, Pran Agro Ltd, Rajdhani Enterprise, Karupanna Rangpur, Bengal Plastic, Far Ceramics, BRB Cables, Marine Safety System, Square Pharmaceuticals, Service Engine Ltd, Universal Jeans, Shasha Denims, Montrims Ltd, Gazi Enterprise, Mir Telecom and RR trade Syndicate.
Zaber and Zobaer Fabrics would get one more gold trophy for the highest export earnings in FY 14.
Twenty-two silver trophy winners are Apparel Gallery, Square Fashions, Badsha Textile, Envoy Textile, Unilience textile, Hossain Dying and Printing, Seamark Ltd, Janata Jute Mills, SAF Industries, RMM Leather, Bay Footwear, Agri Concern, City Sugar, Capital Enterprise, BD Creation, Bengal Plastic, Pratik Ceramics, BSRM Steels, Incepta Pharmaceuticals, Jeans-2000, Uniglory Papers and Farm Fresh.
Fifteen bronze winning enterprises are Interfab Shirt Manufacturing Ltd, Fakir Knitwear, Mosharof Composite, Noman Weaving Mills, Jalalabad Frozen Foods, Karim Jute Spinners, Akij Footwear, Heritage Enterprise, Pran Foods, Helal and Brothers, Durable Plastics, Monnu Ceramics, MI Cement, Beximco Pharma and Pacific Jeans.
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