The first meeting of the FBCCI Standing Committee on Backward linkage industries held
The first meeting of the FBCCI Standing Committee on Backward linkage industries held at FBCCI Icon on February 10, 2022.
FBCCI Vice President Mr. M A Momen as chief guest attended the meeting and said, today’s most of the giant companies have started their journey as backward linkage industry. Therefore, the role of this industry in the overall development of the country is undeniable. Industrialization is not possible without development of this sector. If there is no backward linkage, the supply chain of the industry will break down. Therefore, the development of this industry is very important. He called upon the government to give due importance to this sector in setting policy.
Mr. Abul Kalam Bhuiyan, chairman of the committee urged the govt. to lower the corporate tax of the backward linkage industries at 10-15%.
Director-in-charge of the committee Mr. Joshoda Jibon Debnath called upon the backward linkage industrialists to take concerted initiative to establish a separate industrial zone for the sector. He assured cooperation to get the necessary bank loan for this.
Also present at the meeting were FBCCI directors Mr. Bijoy Kumar Kejriwal and Mr. Harun or Rashid, co-chairmen of the committee Mr. Chaitanaya Kumar Dey (Chayan), Mr. Md. Salauddin Yusuf, Mr. Zia Hayder Mithu and other members. Also present was FBCCI Secretary General Mr. Mohammad Mahfuzul Hoque.