Cambodia’s clothing exports have surged 45% in the first four months of this year based on resurgent Western markets and new demand from Asia.
Rising local production costs have pushed five major Thai clothing manufacturers to relocate to Vietnam, transferring combined investments worth around THB1. 5bn (US $50m).
Light industry enterprises in Ukraine have decided to ask the government and the national parliament for protection and support.
The Russian government is considering implementing a number of measures to address the projected shortage of cotton in the country this year.
Plans to rebuild Tajikistan’s cotton industry have taken a step forward after a new US $30m modern spinning mill, funded by the Eurasian Development Bank...