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US apparel imports from China – measured in square metres of apparel – grew during the second quarter of 2016 0,9% over the same period in 2015, after widespread misunderstandings about a 39% year on year fall in the dollar value of imports during March 2016.
The partial destruction by rioters last week of the Saygin Dima mill in Ethiopia perfectly illustrates the short-term superficiality of too many ‘visionary’ sourcing strategies.
I spent the first six months of 2016 campaigning in Britain against Brexit. Not once did I hear a Brexit supporter attack global integration.
Bangladesh’s garment industry seems unaware of the real threat the June/July terrorism incidents pose to its long-term viability.