Intertek, a leading quality solutions provider to industries worldwide will soon launch a comprehensive testing facility in Bangladesh to support the RMG industry in South Asia in view of the growing business volume. Bangladesh is the world’s second largest exporter of RMG with contribution on USD 21.5 billion in 2012-13* amounting to nearly 80%* of the total exports and is therefore an important hub for the Softlines business. The lab will be a One-stop testing facility for all quality and safety assurance solutions across industry players in South Asia for countries like India, Bangladesh, Sri Lanka, Nepal and Bhutan.
Intertek’s Dhaka lab will incorporate new testing capabilities and will be equipped with state of the art machinery to support advanced testing systems. The lab will not only sharpen the competitive edge of regional clients who require high standards of quality and safety for their products, but also help them to gain competitive advantage and ensure that they achieve acceptable standards for international buyers.
Intertek has announced that the official launch ceremony will take place on June 25th. In Bangladesh for the launch will be Rajesh Saigal, Regional Managing Director, Intertek South Asia along with regional management team.
Intertek is a leading quality solutions provider to industries worldwide. From auditing and inspection, to testing, training, advisory, quality assurance and certification, Intertek adds value for its customers by helping improve the quality and safety of their products, assets and processes. With a network of more than 1,000 laboratories and offices and over 36,000 people in more than 100 countries, Intertek supports companies’ success in the global marketplace, by helping customers to meet end users’ expectations for safety, sustainability, performance, integrity and desirability in virtually any market worldwide.