US Commercial Service Opens an Office in Bangladesh

The US Commercial Service has recently opened an office in Dhaka, Bangladesh, for the first time to facilitate trade services between the two countries. Commerce Minister Tipu Munshi and Arun Venkataraman, assistant secretary of Commerce for Global Markets and Director General of the US and Foreign Commercial Service, jointly inaugurated the new office. In his address, Arun Venkataraman said the opening of the Commercial Service office in Dhaka indicates the growing importance of Bangladesh as a trade partner of the United States of America.