Main activities of the Bata company in Bangladesh were concentrated in the factory in Tongi.

  • In 1971, when Bangladesh achieved independence, the Bata company conducted business on the territory of this state; it referred to a factory situated in Tongi near Dhaka
  • Business was conducted in the affiliated company Bata Shoe Company (Bangladesh) Ltd. (1980)
  • In 1992, the below-mentioned Bata-owned enterprises were run in Bangladesh:
    • Bata Bangladesh, Dhaka
    • Branch Factory, Dhamrai


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  • Thomas J. Bata, Remembered, Zlín 2016, ISBN 978-80-7473-398-7