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DBL GROUP LOOKS TO PLOUGH USD 1.2 BILLION INTO DEDICATED ECONOMIC ZONE

said Fazlul Hoque, a former president of the Bangladesh Knitwear Manufacturers and Exporters Association (BKMEA), the trade group. “DBL is one of top groups of the [Bangladesh] garment industry. I…

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BANGLADESH APPAREL MAKERS FEEL THE PAIN AS GAS SHORTAGE BITES

BANGLADESH’S apparel makers have been facing one of the country’s worst bouts of gas shortages, which has disrupted production in 350 units in Dhaka and its vicinity, with no immediate…

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AFRICAN GOVERNMENTS WAKE UP TO POTENTIAL OF OUTSOURCED CLOTHING BUSINESS

…recent years have been China, India, Bangladesh and Vietnam. Africa and North Africa are only slightly represented,” said Oliver Zieschank, an economist at the International Textile Manufacturers Federation (ITMF). But…

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AFRICAN CLOTHING MANUFACTURERS PROJECT GROWTH AS CHINA LOSES COMPETITIVE ADVANTAGE AS AN OUTSOURCER

…by Bangladesh, African manufacturers have noted how production costs are increasing as China’s GDP per capita rises. Furthermore, China’s acquisition of textile machinery is on a downward slope, having gone…

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EGYPT PLOTS LEATHER EXPORT EXPANSION

…and Tunisia, and further afield from Bangladesh, Pakistan and China. Dr Sabry said the export focus will be shoes, although at present 75% to 80% of current production is for…

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EGYPT EYES CONTINENT TEXTILE HUB STATUS

…compared to China. “The biggest investors in the sector in recent years have been China, India, Bangladesh and Vietnam. Africa and North Africa are only slightly represented,” said Olivier Zieschank,…

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MAURITIAN TEXTILE SECTOR AT CROSSROADS FACING FRESH CHALLENGES

…labour costs. This has have pushed companies to invest in new production plants abroad, notably in Madagascar, India and Bangladesh. One, Ciel Textile Ltd, a subsidiary of Ciel Group, owned…

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INTERNATIONAL REGULATORY UPDATE - ECHA WARNS OF MAJOR CHEMICAL TRADING RULE CHANGES FOLLOWING BREXIT

…differences over the planned mutual scrapping or reduction of duties on sales of goods. *Progress is also being made in a planned bilateral trade deal between dominant knitwear exporter Bangladesh

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MYANMAR MOVES FORWARD ON AML REGIME, BUT INFORMAL PAYMENTS A REAL CHALLENGE

…claims it is defending the rights of the local disenfranchised Rohingya minority. The conflict has since escalated, with hundreds of thousands of Rohingya fleeing the country to sanctuary in Bangladesh….

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SINGAPORE ADOPTS WHOLE-GOVERNMENT APPROACH TO FIGHT MONEY LAUNDERING

…Singapore once a month, with Bangladesh and Singapore police suspecting each trip had involved Son laundering funds from the city state. And in another Bangladesh-related Singaporean AML/CFT scandal, in July…

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