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The two Indian Ocean islands are moving forward with plans to set up a 'Textile City' industrial zone in MadagascarMauritius and Madagascar boost garment manufacturing ties 18 September 2019

The governments of Mauritius and Madagascar are intensifying their efforts to improve cooperation between the textile and clothing sectors of the two neighbouring Indian Ocean island states.

Clothing and textile exports from Mauritius fell by 9% last yearMauritius clothing sector at a crossroads 1 November 2017

The textile and clothing industry in Mauritius is facing tough times and fresh challenges, with exports falling amidst unfavourable currency shifts.

For Africa, the fact that many countries lack legacy technology can be of benefitAfrica garment industry embarks on digital roadmap 11 October 2017

Is Africa prepared for significant change in the way that its clothing and textile manufacturing sector does business, ranging from the design and manufacturing of goods to how the customer is serviced? This was one of the key questions debated at the recent Origin Africa event in Mauritius.

Mauritius is already ranked as South Africa's second-largest supplier of textile productsMauritius exporters switch focus from EU to South Africa 29 April 2013

Faced with weakening exports to Europe amid the ongoing financial crisis, clothing and textile companies in Mauritius are looking to South Africa to recoup sales.

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