Stitches-to-Riches

Stitches to Riches? Apparel Employment, Trade, and Economic Development in South Asia


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Stitches to Riches? Apparel Employment, Trade, and Economic Development in South Asia, a report by World Bank Group, talks on major issues like benchmarking south Asia in the global apparel industry; what is south Asia’s apparel export potential; and how will increased apparel production affect jobs? Additionally, it talks on how south Asia is less competitive than south-east Asia in non-cost areas.

World Bank Global Buyer Survey is also an interesting part of this report. It is one of the best reports to get in-depth analysis of apparel exporting countries like Bangladesh, India, Sri Lanka, and Pakistan.