Sustaining Bangladesh’s economic miracle
The Christensen Institute
FEBRUARY 26, 2019
Since 2009, Bangladesh’s economy has grown by more than 6% per year, and its GDP per capita has almost tripled. Bangladesh’s Prime Minister expects annual growth to reach 10% by 2021. Now the largest employer in the country, the ready-made garment industry currently employs more than 4.5 By 2021, the government’s goal is for that number to reach $50 billion. Efficiency innovations enable companies to do more with fewer resources.