Envoy Textiles Ltd, Acotex to get Natl. Productivity Award 2017

BDApparelNews Desk
5 December 2018  

The product category of Envoy Textiles Ltd. Photo Courtesy: Envoy Group

The product category of Envoy Textiles Ltd. Photo Courtesy: Envoy Group

Bangladesh government will be awarding 16 industries and service-providing institutions with the National Productivity and Quality Excellence Award 2017.

Ministry of Commerce has selected the institutions who have contributed to increasing the productivity of Bangladesh and achieving excellence through product quality for conferring this year’s award, says a government pressnote issued on December 5, 2018.

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Two textiles and garments manufacturers are being awarded under separate categories in the fifth edition of the award. Commerce Minister Amir Hossain Amu will be handing over awards at a gala ceremony at Dhaka’s BIAM Foundation on December 11.

Envoy Textiles Limited is being conferred the honour under big industry category, apart from Square Pharmaceuticals Ltd, and BSRM Steels Ltd. Under the medium industry category, garments and textiles maker Acotex Ltd will be awarded along with BRB Polymer and Nasenia. In total, awards are being handed over in six categories.


A Platinum category LEED Certified green industry, Envoy claims it is currently the largest denim fabric producing unit in Bangaldesh – with an annual production capacity of 50 million yards of quality denim fabric.

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Established in 2005, Envoy Textiles started the commercial production in early 2008. It gained popularity within a relatively short time, achieving ISO 9001: 14001 quality certification and OKOTEX certification.

It produces denim in a variety of shades and with a cast of basic indigos and sulphur topping or bottoming, in 100 per cent cotton and a variety of blends. It currently partners in global brands like Walmart, Zara, H&M, next, Celio, and Calvin Klein.


Acotex (Acotex GpowerTech Co. Ltd.) is a privately-held Taiwan based company. It claims to be a leading producer and marketer of premium fabric and garment for intimate apparel, swimwear, activewear, denim, sweaters and legwear.

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Acotex pledges on product promises. With certifications from SGS, ITS and TTRI (Taiwan Textile Research Institutes), it claims most of its products are designed with the highest quality and absolute reliability for different performance levels.