An important growth driver of its economy, Bangladesh readymade garments (RMG) industry mainly depends on import of raw materials like cotton. As per a Textile Focus report, Bangladesh imported around 8.5 million bales of cotton, worth over $3 billion in 2021.
The pandemic caused several disruptions in B... Read more
Technological innovations offer fashion companies an opportunity to not just better serve customers but also improve business efficiency.
In 2021, fashion companies invested around 1.8 percent of their revenues in technology, as per a McKinsey & Co report. By 2030, this investment is likely to surge ... Read more
The uncontrolled rise in cotton prices for the last one year is compelling most fashion retailers like Shoppers Stop, Celio and Arvind Fashions to increase apparel prices. Despite efforts to be cost-efficient, retailers have not been able to absorb the entire surge in input costs, says Kulin Lalbhai, Dire... Read more
Upcoming Gartex Texprocess 2022 fair to be held from May 12-14, 2022 at the Jio World Convention Centre, Mumbai will highlight advanced and sustainable garment manufacturing technologies in India. The fair being jointly organized by Messe Frankfurt India and MEX Exhibitions will display innovative p... Read more
Last month, international brands and retailers decided to lift the ban on cotton grown in Uzbekistan. The decision came as a huge relief to the country as cotton is the main cash crop in Uzbekistan, one of the main pillars of its economy. As per a daijiworld.com report, cotton cultivation in Uzbekis... Read more