Author Archives: sayem

Vietnam leads US apparel import growth

U.S. apparel imports were virtually flat in 2017 as retailers and brands continued to tighten inventory levels amid stable sales but lower average prices. Vietnam, Mexico and India gained a bigger piece of the U.S. import pie, taking share from China and, to a lesser extent, Bangladesh, Indonesia and Honduras.

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February 12, 2018: 37 factories lose Accord, Fashionology Summit and Gas supply shortage

Every day, CPD RMG Study team reveals what’s on our economic and apparel radar and curates a selection of the best reports, opinion, and analysis you may have missed. 37 more RMG factories lose assocaition with Accord Accord on Building and Fire Safety in Bangladesh, has cut business relations with 37 more Bangladeshi readymade garment factories due to refusal and ...

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ILO dissatisfied over trade union registration proposal

An ILO expert committee has expressed its dissatisfaction over the recent labour law amendment proposals by the Bangladesh government, saying that the proposal of minor reduction in the minimum membership requirements would not contribute to the free establishment of workers’ organisations in a large number of enterprises in the country.

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