Export to Germany up by 80pc in three years

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DHAKA, MAR 30: The country’s export to Germany got a tremendous boost in the last three years increasing by around 80 per cent. As a result, the highly developed European country has become the second largest destinations for the goods from Bangladesh after the USA. This was disclosed by the president of the Bangladesh-German Chamber of Commerce and Industry (BGCCI) at a colourful function in the city on Friday.
The current bilateral trade a year between the two countries is more than $4 billion, which is dominated by Bangladesh’s exports worth $3.5 billion.
The trade figure was close to $2.5 billion in the year 2009, according to BGCCI.