Category: Emerging Markets

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Bosnian workwear producer lays off workers

Workwear and uniforms producer Mraz, which has been operating in Foča since 2020, laid off 30 workers on 1 March, following dismissals of workers in...

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Clothing materials factory opens in Thanh Hoa

A factory producing materials for the textile and clothing sector has opened in the central Vietnamese province of Thanh Hoa, which could help reduce the...

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Clothing from the future from Bulgarian fashion brand

Many Bulgarian companies are looking for growth outside the country, where the market is bigger and there are more opportunities.

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Jobs available for Cambodian workers after factory closed

The Cambodian Ministry of Labour and Vocational Training has said there are more than 2,500 job opportunities available for workers from the Y&W Garment after...

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Asian brands accelerate expansion into Russia

Chinese textile and clothing producers are accelerating their expansion in the Russian market through new store openings this year.

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Thai government promotes princess’ fabric patterns

The Thai government is promoting royal fabric patterns designed by Her Royal Highness Princess Sirivannavari Nariratana Rajakanya under a project aimed at preserving traditional handicrafts,...

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Producers seeks support from new Indonesian government

Indonesia’s textile and clothing industry hopes the country’s new government will help tackle illegal imports, excessive costs and global instability.

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First VIATT trade fair attracts more than 17,200 visitors

The inaugural Vietnam International Trade Fair for Apparel, Textiles and Textile Technologies (VIATT), held in Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam, from 28 February – 1...

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Vinted expands Nordic reach with Danish acquisition

Vilnius, Lithuania-based Vinted has acquired Trendsales of Copenhagen, Denmark.

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LPP expands collection of used clothing to foreign markets

Polish clothing company LPP has made it possible to donate used clothes in its brand showrooms for foreign markets.

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Philippine exporters seek government intervention to stop job losses

The Confederation of Wearable Exporters of the Philippines (Conwep) is seeking government intervention to arrest jobs losses in the industry.

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Ukraine in textile co-operation with Sweden

In the midst of war, young adults from the Ukrainian Engineering Pedagogics Academy in Kharkiv and students from Lutsk National Technical University are being trained...

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Cambodian ministry supports efforts to improve factory health and safety

Cambodia’s Minister of Labour and Vocational Training, Heng Sour, has requested that the Life and Building Safety (LABS) initiative, IDH’s worker safety programme for the...

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Partnership for Philippine textile industry development

With the aim to progress government and academic co-operation on sustainable growth, the Department of Science and Technology-Philippine Textile Research Institute and the De La...

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Bulgarian Fashion Association partners in VERDEinMED project

At the beginning of February, the Bulgarian Fashion Association attended the first meeting of the VERDEinMED project in Kastoria, Greece.

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Kazakhstan and Uzbekistan to build industrial centre

Kazakhstan and Uzbekistan are working to accelerate the creation of an international centre for industrial co-operation, called Central Asia Center.

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