The Brazilian apparel industry experienced a 23% drop in new job postings in Q2 2023 compared with the previous quarter, with the highest share accounted for by Lojas Renner with 1,180 job postings according to GlobalData’s analysis of apparel company job postings. Key aspects of the Brazil apparel market, including market sizing and trend analysis by segment (value & volume), price positioning, and leading brands in the clothing and footwear categories are covered in GlobalData’s Brazil Apparel Market report. Buy the report here.

Notably, Life, Physical, and Social Science Occupations jobs accounted for a 25% share of the Brazilian’s apparel industry new job postings in Q2 2023, down by 46% over the prior quarter.

Life, Physical, and Social Science Occupations drive apparel hiring activity

Of the industry's total hiring activity, the highest number of new job postings were for Life, Physical, and Social Science Occupations, which accounted for 25% of the total new job postings in Q2 2023 and were up by 2505% year-on-year. Second highest were Office and Administrative Support Occupations, which accounted for 9% and rise by 885% year-on-year, and third highest were Business and Financial Operations Occupations, which were 16% of the new job postings and 48% lower year-on-year.

Top five companies in apparel accounted for 84% of hiring activity

The highest number of jobs were posted by Lojas Renner with 1,180, followed by Cencosud with 271, while the highest increase was at Amazon at 12%.

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This content was updated on 24 July 2023

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