Mohammad Ali Khokon has been elected as the President for 2019-2020 sessions of Bangladesh Textile Mills Association (BTMA). He was the former Vice-President of BTMA, has versatile experience of more than 3 decades with the sector and in the meantime, he leads many organizations.
Mohammad Ali Khokon is a self-made entrepreneur who engaged with textile and apparel trade from 1987. He has been the head of five different companies and occupies the position of Managing Director & Director at Metro Spinning Ltd., Managing Director at Maksons Group, Managing Director at Maksons Knit & Rotor Spinning Ltd. and Managing Director at Maksons Properties & Development Ltd. (both are subsidiaries of Maksons Group) and Managing Director & Director at Maksons Spinning Mills Ltd.
Textile sector is contributing more than 12% in GDP and over 81% of the total export earnings come from the sector. BTMA is the national trade organization representing yarn, fabric manufacturers, and textile product processors mills of the country under private sector. BTMA is working to promote and protect the trade, commerce, and manufacturers of Bangladesh.