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Seeking Fair Market Access For Bangladesh Apparels In The Usa: A Strategic View


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  • Debapriya Bhattacharya
  • Mustafizur Rahman


The paper analyses the status of the export oriented Readymade Garments (RMG) sector with implications of the Multi-Fiber Agreement (MFA) and it’s relevance to the US market during the transition. It also focuses on the change in demand from a Bangladesh-US bilateral perspective and puts forward a number of measures which might provide a basis for Bangladesh’s response strategy in its quest to seek fair market access for apparels in the USA.

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Paper provided by Centre for Policy Dialogue (CPD) in its series CPD Working Paper with number 11.

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Length: 18 pages
Date of creation: Nov 2000
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Handle: RePEc:pdb:opaper:11

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Keywords: Trade; Market Access; RMG; Readymade Garment; ATC; WTO; Bangladesh;

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Cited by:
  1. Dr Kaniz Siddique, 2003. "Deceleration in the Export Sector of Bangladesh and Women Workers: Assessing Impacts and Identifying Coping Strategies," CPD Working Paper 26, Centre for Policy Dialogue (CPD).
  2. Mustafizur Rahman & Dr Ananya Raihan, 2003. "China's Accession to the WTO: Consequences for Bangladesh's Export-Oriented RMG Sector," CPD Working Paper 19, Centre for Policy Dialogue (CPD).
  3. Ann Weston, 2003. "Bangladesh’s Access to the Canadian Market: Implications of the New Canadian LDC Initiative and Prospects for Export Diversification," CPD Working Paper 25, Centre for Policy Dialogue (CPD).


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