To Begin With
The founder and Chairman of the company is Louis Bishara, who is also a senator in the Egyptian congress, a former member of the Presidential Egyptian American Business council as well as several other reputable and influential political and industrial Venues.
The clothing and textile industry has always been a major player in the Egyptian economy. Over the years it has become one of the most well established industrial sectors, thus receiving the full support of the government ensuring its growth and continuity.
Four decades ago, the Bishara Textile and Garment Manufacturing company BTM, started as a dyeing and printing house which has now evolved into a vertically integrated company specialized in the production of high quality textiles and ready made garments.
The company is certified within the qualified industrial zones (QIZ) which allows its products to enter the US market Duty-free.
As speed-to-market becomes a vital element in the world of textile, the geographic location of Egypt becomes of strategic importance; Egypt enjoys a midpoint location between the east and materials from Italy, Turkey and the Far East as well as the export of ready-made garments to the West with utmost efficiency and minimum shipping duration.
About Our Company
Bishara Textile and Garment Manufacturing Co. BTM is completely vertical operation from fabric to clothing manufacturing located in the 10th of Ramadan Industrial city of Egypt. We are a technology driven company that strives to constantly improve its manufacturing processes, while closely adhering to our commitment to quality and excellent customer service.
Privately owned and family operated for three generations, we greatly value our highly skilled dedicated staff and take pride in the quality of textiles and garments they have helped us manufacture for over 40 years.
The total square area of the premises is approximately 323’000 sq ft of which 86’100 sq ft for the weaving, dyeing, printing and finishing factory and 237’100 sq ft for the sewing factory.
Our vertical integration allows us to produce all kinds of woven fabrics, ranging from high quality worsted wool, carded wool and wool blends to fine woven Egyptian cotton fabrics according tot the customers needs. That is in addition to our major specialization in the tailoring of men’s and ladies war ranging from tailored suits to shirts, trousers etc.
Products and Services
As top quality apparel manufacturers, our process begins with product development then continues on through apparel pattern making and grading, marker making and plotting.
Next, garments are constructed in the cutting and sewing departments and are then carefully examined for any defects.
Finally the garment is sent to the finishing department to be pressed, examined again, hung, tagged and shipped according to our clients’ specifications.
Our manufacturing facility employs, Gerber garment technology, Great Planes software solutions to coordinate garment production as well as internationally acknowledged quality inspection procedures.
Capacities, Quality and Policy
Our production capacities are continuously growing to accommodate the growing global demand.
120 000 Shirts/Blouses
72 000 Classic Trousers
24 000 Ladies/Men Suits
In BTM, we recognize that we can only deliver and sustain our mission and achieve our vision if we understand and account for the needs of our employees and society.
To ensure that the working environment and conditions are conductive for effective working and constitute minimum hazards for all employees, the company adopts the following measures:
- No employee under the minimum legal age is hired.
- A medical staff and clinic available for all employees and their families that is in addition to health insurance.
- A completely non-smoking environment guaranteed.
- Automatic fire fighting system available on site.
- All sewing, cutting and production rooms are fully air conditioned.
- Free transportation available for all employees.
- Training centre for all newly employed personnel.
The clothing an textile industry has always been a major player in the Egyptian economy. Over the years it has become one of the most well established industrial sectors, thus receiving the full support of the government ensuring its growth and continuity.
Four decades ago, the Bishara textile an garment manufacturing company BTM, started as a dyeing and printing house which has now evolved into a vertically integrated company specialized in the production of high quality and ready made garment.
Furthermore, our company is totally committed to the protection of the environment: A state of the art water treatment plant is available on site to ensure that no hazardous chemicals are passed into the city drainage system and to recycle the dyeing wither back to the process.