Bangladesh has 184 LEED-certified readymade garment factories which is a record in the world
Amanat Shah Fabrics Limited (ASG) – a concern of Amanat Shah Group – achieved the first LEED gold certification of 2023 with a score of 68 by the United States Green Building Council (USGBC).
Amanat Shah Group is located at Narsingdi in Bangladesh, with an outcome of a committed family-owned enterprise elevated to one of the leading textile conglomerates of the country.
To maintain product quality and create product diversity, their business norms, ethics and commitment have helped Amanat Shah Group to keep widening its areas of business.
USGBC honors factories based on several criteria–transformation performance, energy, water, and waste management.
Amanat Shah Group maintains these and over the year they have transformed them with value addition to business.
In the textile sector, the improvement of human skills and engagement of a fusion of man and machine, which made ASG from a traditional Bangladeshi production network to today’s global entity through exports.
They are facilitated with their specialized production units in Knit and woven along with the spinning sector, which is vertically integrated and they have produced 3.4 mn pcs per month.
Bangladesh is the global leader having the highest number of green garment buildings, where 60 are platinum rated, 110 gold rated, 10 silver, and four have no rating.
Dozens more units are in the process of achieving LEED certification.