Sciessent Selects FabPro for Agion® Antimicrobial Distribution in Bangladesh

July 15, 2020

Sciessent Selects FabPro for Agion® Antimicrobial Distribution in Bangladesh

New business development partnership extends company’s global reach

Beverly, MA — (July 15, 2020) Sciessent has chosen FabPro Specialities, a Harris & Menuk company, to distribute its Agion® antimicrobial among textile and apparel manufacturers in Bangladesh. FabPro will serve as a strategic business partner to Sciessent and provide regional support for the company’s antimicrobial technology.

Bangladesh is the world’s second largest readymade garment exporting country, generating approximately $30 billion in export value each year. The readymade garments industry is the largest manufacturing sector in Bangladesh, and the most important GDP contributor in the country. And the industry is growing – Bangladesh has set a goal to achieve $50 billion in garment exports in 20211.

“With proven success and commitment to the apparel and textiles industry, superb market knowledge, strong financial position, professionalism and technical expertise, FabPro has all of the strengths that we require in a distribution partner,” said Paul Ford, CEO of Sciessent. “Not only will they supply our antimicrobial to local customers, but also serve as a trusted resource that bridges our company with the Bangladesh manufacturing community.”

About Sciessent

Sciessent is a leading provider of customized antimicrobial solutions that enhance the value of customers’ products. Agion antimicrobial solutions from Sciessent have been incorporated into a wide range of healthcare, industrial, and consumer applications, including medical devices such as central venous catheters and IV access ports, drinking water applications like water filters and ice making equipment, and textiles and apparel. For more information, please visit

About FabPro Specialities

FabPro Specialties, Ltd., a HARRIS & MENUK company, is well-known in the Bangladesh region for specializing in textile specialty auxiliaries and colorants. FabPro is situated at Giant Business Tower, Uttara, providing technical and customer support at every level of its clients with its Application Research Laboratory facility.

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