54 of world’s 100 LEED green factories now in Bangladesh

Published : 04 Dec 2023 07:57 PM

Bangladesh has made remarkable strides in sustainable fashion with 204 LEED Green Factories, including 74 Platinum-rated and 116 Gold-rated, solidifying its commitment to environmental stewardship. 

This rapid growth, with 22 new factories certified in just the past six months, including 14 Platinum and 8 Gold, showcases our pivotal role in propelling the country towards global leadership in eco-friendly garment production.As 54 of the world’s top 100 LEED Green Factories are now located in Bangladesh, including 9 of the top 10 and 18 of the top 20, this achievement is poised to attract further investment and partnerships, solidifying Bangladesh’s position as a global leader in sustainable manufacturing.

Mohiuddin Rubel, Director of BGMEA and MD of BAE and AMD of Denim Expert said, The rapid increase in LEED-certified green factories in Bangladesh is a clear and direct consequence of the garment industry’s unwavering commitment to environmental sustainability. 

This dedication to sustainability is not only worthy of praise but also absolutely crucial for ensuring the long-term viability and success of our industry.