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Jonathan Dyson

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Turkey is aiming to increase its total clothing exports to US$19bn in 2014Turkey sets sights on sourcing business shed by Asia 4 June 2014

Brands and retailers in the UK and other parts of Europe are "coming back" to Turkey as a source of textiles and clothing as they seek to diversify their supply chains away from Asia.

ETHIOPIA: In talks on major Turkish textile investment 6 May 2014

Final negotiations are underway to secure a planned investment by Turkish textile manufacturer Akber to construct the biggest textile plant in Ethiopia so far.

Turkey looks to strong clothing export growth in 2014 13 February 2014

Turkey's clothing industry is anticipating stronger export growth in 2014, despite growing concerns within the sector about increasing pressure on price from European retailers.

MacedoniaMacedonia looks to expand clothing export reach 3 January 2014

The Macedonian government has embarked on a new expansion strategy for its textile and clothing sector as it looks to grow its exports to the European Union (EU) and other global markets.

The Croatian government is preparing a new strategy designed to grow manufacturingSpotlight on...Croatia clothing eyes boost from EU membership 1 July 2013

The Croatian Chamber of Economy (CCE) has told just-style that the country plans to utilise European Union (EU) funding to help boost its textile and clothing industry after it becomes the 28th EU member state today (1 July).

Global unions are urging an end to violence in TurkeyTurkey clothing makers deny disruption amid demonstrations 7 June 2013

The group representing Turkish clothing manufacturers has reiterated to just-style that there has been no disruption to its delivery of orders following the civil unrest that has been taking place in the country for more than a week.

Philippines garment exporters seeking SAVE Act 27 March 2013

America's Save Our Industries Act, also known as the SAVE Act, which would give a range of Philippines-made apparel duty-free access to the US, looks increasingly likely to be implemented. And the Filipino clothing and textile sector is happy.

The Malaysian clothing industry is looking to attract more international customers.Malaysia makers to focus on quality to achieve growth 19 February 2013

Malaysia's textile and clothing industry is planning to focus on three key areas - higher value fashion, dyeing and finishing, and technical textiles - to sustain strong growth and continue to compete with significantly lower-cost competition elsewhere in Asia.

Thai garment manufacturers are eyeing growth in Asian marketsThai garment sector looks to diversify export markets 9 January 2013

Thailand's textile and garment industry is aiming to diversify its export markets as it faces a significant drop in demand from its key American and European Union (EU) customers.

Ayka Addis, an integrated textile and garment plant, was established in 2007Ethiopia pushes on with textile and clothing expansion plan 11 December 2012

A growing number of major retailers including H&M, Tesco and Primark are sourcing textiles and clothing from Ethiopia, as the country's industry undergoes a major expansion programme.

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