A two-day long 'DCCI Agro Tech 2018 Expo' kicks off today at International Convention City Basundhara for the development of the country's agriculture sector. Dhaka Chamber of Commerce and Industry (DCCI), supported by USAID's Agriculture Value Chain Project, organized the event for the greater development of Bangladesh's agriculture sector, said a DCCI media release on Wednesday.
Agriculture Minister Begum Matia Chowdhury will inaugurate the expo. Secretary of the Science and Technology ministry Md Anwar Hossain will be present as special guest.
Agro entrepreneurs, agro-processors, modern agro machinery importers, exporters, financial institutions, resear-chers will take part in the expo.
This agro tech will bring the agro-producers close to agro technologists. From producers to processors to consumers will be gathered under one roof on this occasion.
The fair will remain open for all from 10 a.m. to 8 p.m.