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August 17, 2017:  BGMEA’s plans to form Accord, Alliance like platform, thousands of factories closed and festival bonus

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 BGMEA plans to form platform like Accord, Alliance Local garment makers have proposed the formation of a factory inspection and remediation agency similar to foreign agencies Accord and Alliance to strengthen ...

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August 16, 2017:  Accord’s decision to sever ties with 12 more RMG factories, Yarn price and import

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 Buyers sever ties with 12 more RMG factories The western fashion brands and retailers have announced to cut business relations with 12 more readymade garment factories in Bangladesh, taking the total ...

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August 13, 2017:  Export earnings, anti-dumping duty

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 Export earnings from US and UK rebound after months of fall Country’s export earnings from the United States and the United Kingdom rebounded strongly in July, the first month of the ...

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August 10, 2017:  Growth of RMG sector and the export earnings

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 Bangladesh RMG sector grows fast offsetting conspiracy: Amu Despite international conspiracy against the country’s Ready Made Garments (RMG) industries the sector maintains a steady growth and has emerged as the largest ...

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August 9, 2017:  Labour issues and Japanese FDI

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 FTA urges Bangladesh to cooperate with EU, ILO Brussels-based Foreign Trade Association (FTA), which represents trade interests of European retailers, brands and importers, has written to Bangladesh Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina ...

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August 8, 2017:  Post-inspection remediation work, source tax and FDI

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 Govt prods apparel firms in shared buildings to fix flaws The government has started talks with the authorities of readymade garment (RMG) factories located at shared or rented buildings to expedite ...

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August 7, 2017:  Apparel exports to US and feeder vessels crisis

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 Apparel exports to US drop Garment shipment to the US, the country’s single largest export destination, declined 7.47 percent year-on-year to $5.2 billion in 2016-17 largely because of higher duty, longer ...

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August 6, 2017: Chittagong port and Sri Lanka’s GSP+ facility

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 Chittagong congestion raises US cotton shippers’ costs A flare-up of congestion at the port of Chittagong with no end in sight is compounding US cotton exporters’ concerns that there will not ...

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August 3, 2017:  Alliance factories and special economic zone for Japan

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 26 more Alliance factories complete CAPs A platform of North American garment buyers has announced that another 26 Bangladeshi factories which supply products for their signatory brands have completed Corrective Action ...

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August 2, 2017: Bangladesh’s share in global clothing market,  port congestion, and paperless trade 

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 Bangladesh’s share in global clothing jumps to 6.4% Bangladesh’s share of the global clothing market rose again in 2016 as the country sealed its place as the second largest exporter of ...

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