PZ -->A US$0.70 million apparel manufacturing venture is being set up in the Chittagong Export Processing Zone (CEPZ) between the Bangladesh Export Processing Zones authority (BEPZA) and M/s Farkantex Ltd.

The 100 per cent Bangladesh enterprise M/s Farkantez Ltd will manufacture children’s clothing and employ 287 people. Annual production will be 52,000 dozen pairs of trousers, shorts and dungarees and 13,000 dozen jackets.