Bangladesh Metal Handicraft Industry Overview

Bangladesh is now very much a part of the international scene and keeping in mind the discerning taste of the consumers, a vast range of crafts and novelties are now produced in the country under the technical supervision of qualified product development specialists. With the resurgence of worldwide interest in metal handicrafts, development of metal handicraft products has gained momentum. Brass, other metal items is often used as a base for support of Brass handicrafts, Brass sculptures & antiques of various shapes and sizes are in great demand in Europe and America”.

“Five Bangladeshi handicraft companies participated in the Frank furinter national trade fair Ambient-2005 and received spot and prospective orders of US$ 550 thousand (5.5 lakh). The EPB set up a pavilion for the companies in the fair, the biggest ever for handicraft and consumer goods. The EPB takes part in the fair every year on a regular basis to promote and expand the export of handicraft items from Bangladesh.