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Global Material Sourcing for the Clothing Industry

  • Author: ITC
  • Publication date: October 2005
  • Page count: 220
  • Language(s) in this book: English
  • Sales number: 05.III.T.3

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ISBN: 9789213615270

About the product

This guide deals with the dynamics of the global textiles and clothing supply chain, including the need for garment manufacturers to develop alternative sourcing and supply management approaches. The publication reviews historical background; discusses China’s advantage in the international garment industry; explains different stages involved in material sourcing process; and discusses politics of trade. It also includes case studies; summary of United States rules of origin; measures and conversions, and a glossary of shipping and related terms.