Bangladesh's economy has certainly seen vast improvements in the years following independence in 1971. Agriculture is one of the main sectors in the country's economy and production has been increasing. The government has also made efforts to create an 'investor-friendly' environment so as to attract foreign trade.
Ishurdi is not a place that receives many tourists. Indeed, the majority of visitors to this Upazila are students of entomology who come here to receive instruction at the Sugarcane Research and Training Institute. Since Bangladesh draws most of its economic stability from agriculture, many efforts have been put forth to effectively manage the agricultural production in the country.