Dhaka, July 4 (BDNews24): Bangladesh’s annual merchandise exports have hit the US$ 52 billion landmark for the first time, driven by a sustainable year-on-year growth, which is 34.36 percent higher than the FY2021-22.
The growth was reflected in the preliminary data on the export of goods for the last fiscal year (2021-2022) released by the Export Promotion Bureau, or EPB, on Sunday.
In the whole financial year, goods worth US$ 52.08 billion were exported from Bangladesh, which is 19.63 percent higher than the target of US$ 43.50 billion.
The target was based on the exports of the fiscal year of FY2021-2022, which was US$ 38.75 billion.
The country also earned US$ 8 billion from the service sector in the last financial year. END