Housing sector has set an example in Bangladesh by playing an important role in the national economy for the last 30 years.
Top Bangladeshi and Indian businessmen expressed their views at a five-star hotel in the capital's Gulshan on Sunday.
The event was organised by the Bangladesh Chapter of the Indian Importers Chamber of Commerce and Industry (IICCI).
The sector also has a role to play in the development of employment and other industrial sectors in the country, they said.
More emphasis should be placed on the housing sector in economic growth, they suggested.
IICCCI President Atul Kumar Saxena presided over the function.
Bashundhara Group Managing Director (MD) Sayem Sobhan Anvir was present as the special guest.