Mostafiz Uddin | The Daily Star
  • Mostafiz Uddin

    Mostafiz Uddin

    Mostafiz Uddin is the Managing Director of Denim Expert Limited. He is also the Founder and CEO of Bangladesh Denim Expo and Bangladesh Apparel Exchange (BAE). Email:

  • Fast fashion’s thorny question

    One thing there has yet to be much discussion about since the onset of the Covid-19 pandemic is the issue of waste. We know that hundreds of millions of dollars’ worth of garment and textile orders have been cancelled or postponed.
  • Apparel industry needs to recognise its true worth

    “If you don’t know your own value, somebody will tell you your value, and it’ll be less than you’re worth,” stated Bernard Hopkins Jr, one of the most successful boxers of the past three decades.
  • Why consumers are complicit in workers’ sufferings

    In the United Kingdom, they have a small but thriving garment industry in Leicester, an industrial city about 100 miles north of London.
  • Time to put workers first

    The past two decades have seen the onward march of the corporate social responsibility agenda in the global apparel industry.
  • Where next for our industry beyond Covid-19?

    Three months after most of the major global markets of Bangladeshi garments entered a lockdown period and closed many of their shops, we are beginning to get a better picture of how the industry might look as we move beyond Covid-19.