The West Bengal Garment Manufacturers

Kolkata, 13th January 2024: The West Bengal Garment Manufacturers and Dealers Association’s 55th Garment Buyers & Sellers Meet, organized over three days (8th 9th & 10th January 2024) held at Eco Park Fairgrounds, Kolkata. At this landmark event, approx 900 National and International brands participated. This Exhibition is the oldest one in this region and has been very successful once again like always. The Meet Here registered 2100+ visitors from all around the country and abroad and had an approximate Rs. 850 Crore business transaction at the wholesale deals. The visitors have shown appreciation for the decor and ambiance and the hospitality offered by the Association.

On this occasion, Sri. Hari Kishan Rathi, President of West Bengal Garment Manufacturers & Dealers Association stated, “This industry already has one of the biggest workforces (over 50 lac employees employed in direct or indirect capacity). An approximated Rs. 850 Crore business transaction where 900 National and International brands participated. This Meet has proven itself time and again to boost the Readymade Garment Industry in Bengal. We highly appreciate the efforts of the government for the textile industry and the ready-made garments to promote clothing business and marketing.” Mr. Rathi also expressed his gratitude and appreciation to the team of Executive Committee, The Sponsors and the participants who have made this event a grand success.”

The other Key Committee members who were present at West Bengal Garment Manufacturers & Dealers Association were: Sri Vijay Kariwala, Sr. Vice President; Sri Pradeep Murarka, Vice President; Sri Devendra Baid, Hony. Secretary; Sri Kanhiyalal Lakhotia, Treasurer, Sri Prem Kumar Sinhal, Jt. Treasurer, Sri Amarchand Jain, Sri Tarun Kumar Jhajharia, Sri Ashish Jhawar, Sri Manish Rathi, Sri Kamlesh Kedia, Sri Manish Agarwal, Sri Kishore Kumar Gulgulia, Sri Vikram Singh Baid, Sri Sourav Chandak, Sri Saket Khandelwal, Sri Ajay Sultania, Sri Rajiv Kedia, Sri Sandip Raja, Sri Brij Mohan Mundhra, Sri Bhuwan Arora, Sri Mohit Dugar – Executive Committee Members and Past Presidents Sri Hari Prasad Sharma and Sri Chand Mal Ladha.

About WBGMDA: The West Bengal Garment Manufacturers and Traders Association is a leading organization representing the ready-made garment industry and trade in East India. Established in 1962, the association provides specialized services in this field for the development of the ready-made garment industry. We are associated with the Bharat Chamber of Commerce. The Association has a democratic structure governed by a core committee, committee members, and co-opted members who work relentlessly for the betterment of the organization and its 500+ members. The association organizes Garment Buyers and Sellers Meet twice a year, conducts seminars, helps members understand government decisions and policies, organizes blood donation, and health checkups, and helps settle arbitration matters. Celebrates Holi and Diwali with its members and patrons with cultural functions.