Akij Group is one of the pioneers of the manufacturing industry in Bangladesh. The group started its journey in the later part of 1940s. In the beginning, it started off with jute trading but now has undertaken many new ventures like printing & packaging, textiles, particle boards, cement, match factory & thus created employment for more than 32,000 people in various categories.
Akij Group's latest venture is Akij Ceramics which has a sprawling 25,000 sq.m. ceramic and porcelain facility. It has country's largest capacity with multiple lines of production to ensure availability of international standard designs throughout the year. Akij Ceramics makes its tiles using cutting-edge-technology and machines imported from Germany and Denmark. Akij Ceramics uses international standard machines to deliver the best and competitive designs along with the complete guarantee of lifelong durability of its floor and wall tiles which are made in standard universal measurements.
Akij Ceramics is one of the firsts to take the initiative in carbon trading in Bangladesh. In hopes of controlling pollution, Akij Ceramics is providing economic incentives to achieve reductions in the emissions of pollutants. Through the usage of the latest technologies in its facilities, Akij Ceramics is working hard to minimize its carbon footprint. The carbon emission reductions are made possible by technical assistance from a famous European company.