Workshop on Fire Safety

Bangladesh Tanners Association (BTA) and Leather Sector Business Promotion Council (LSBPC) jointly organised a workshop on Health & Safety (specially on Fire safety).

That workshop was held at Escort Footwear Ltd. Hazaribagh, Dhaka.

In association with  Escort Footwear Ltd. BTA and LSBPC the workshop and also a Fire Drill completed successfully.

Notice: Annual Subscription Fee Rate Re-fixed

According to the decision from the meeting of Executive Committee and EGM of Bangladesh Tanners Association (BTA), the annual subscription fee rate is re-fixed. Which is activated from 1st January, 2019.

The Original Circular/Notice is attached here . Please Open the PDF fore more info. .. …

Annual Subscription fee Notice

Leaders from Bangladesh Tanners Association(BTA) met the industry minister

Chairman of (BTA) Mr. Saheen Ahmed and Secretary Mr. MD. Nurul Islam  with other leaders from Bangladesh Tanners Association (BTA) meet the Industry Minister Mr. Nurul Mojid Mahmud Humayun at ministry of Industry on January 15, 2019.

In the meeting they informed the minister about the current situation of Tannery Industrial Estate, situated at  Hemayetpur, Savar, Dhaka., and They Also discussed on many issues about  the Tannery Industrial Estate.



Biennial Election of Bangladesh Tanners Association (BTA) : 2019-2020

In order to conduct an efficient, free and fair election of Bangladesh Tanners Association (BTA): 2019-2020, A Election Board and A Election Appeal Board has been constituted in accordance with the findings and conclusions of the executive committee meeting held on November-04.

Election Board  :

  1. Mr. M. Shahjahan         –  Chairman
  2. Mr. Noor Mohammad   –  Member
  3. Mr. Md. Afzal Hossain   –  Member

Election Appeal Board :

  1. Mr. Tarikul Islam Khan     – Chairman
  2. Mr. Sobur Ahmed            – Member
  3. Mr. Sujaul Karim (Nipu)   – Member


Seminar on “Proper Management of Relocated Tannery Industrial Estate and Sustainable Development”

A Seminar on “Proper Management of Relocated Tannery Industrial Estate and Sustainable Development” was jointly organized by Bangladesh Tanners Association (BTA) & Leather Sector Business Promotion Council (LSBPC), Ministry of Commerce, on 21st January, 2018 at 10:00AM at Emmanuelle’s Convention Center (Shimanto Square, 5th floor), Road No-02, Dhanmondi, Dhaka.

The Seminar was chaired by Mr. Shaheen Ahamed, Chairman, Bangladesh Tanners Association (BTA).

Mr. Mohammad Ziaul Hoque, Project Director, (TIED) BSCIC, attended the seminar as a guest. General Secretary of BTA, Mr Md. Sakawat Ullah was present on the occasion. Dr. M. Abu Eusuf, Professor & Chairman, Department of Development Studies, University of Dhaka and Dr. Md. Delwar Hossain, Professor, Dept of Civil Engg. BUET were present as resource persons. Along with others, Mr. Mustak Hassan Md Iftekhar (Additional Secretary), Chairman, BSCIC was also present as special guest.

Tannery owners and others were also present as participants.

New Executive Committee of BTA took over for the Year (2017-18)

A new Executive Committee of Bangladesh Tanners Association (BTA) has been elected for the year (2017-18) on 25 February, 2017.

New Executive Committee (2017-18) took-over the charges on 12 March, 2017.

Newly Elected Executive Committee was presented bouquet by the Association Secretary Mr. Mohammad Nurul Islam. He assured the newly elected Executive Committee to assist during their tenure.
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Press Conference on Product of the year-2017

      A Press Conference was held on 26 February, 2017 at Westin Hotel & Resorts, in Dhaka Gulshan Avenue to share perspective and the programme of Product of the Year-2017.

     Hon’ble Minister Mr. Tofail Ahmed, MP; Ministry of Commerce, was attend there as Chief Guest on the conference. He said Country’s Leather and Leather Products would register US$ 5 billion export earnings by 2021. Mr. Hedayetullah Al Mamoon, ndc, Senior Secretary; Ministry of Commerce presided over the programme. Mr. Mikail Shipar, Secretary; Ministry of Labour and Employment. Mr Shubhashish Bose, Secretary in Charge; Ministry of Textiles & Jute. PARAG, Additional Secretary; Ministry of Industries. Mr. Shaheen Ahamed, Chairman; Bangladesh Tanners Association (BTA). Md. Saiful Islam, President, Leathergoods & Footwear Manufacturers & Exporters Association of Bangladesh (LFMEAB) and Mr. Mohiuddin Ahmmed Mahin Chairman; Bangladesh Finished Leather, Leathergoods & Footwear Exporters Association (BFLLFEA), was present in the Conference.