The Mexican apparel industry experienced a 37% drop in new job postings in Q1 2023 compared with the previous quarter, with the highest share accounted for by Amazon with 170 job postings according to GlobalData’s analysis of apparel company job postings. Key aspects of the Mexico 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 Mexico Apparel Market report. Buy the report here.
Notably, Management Occupations jobs accounted for a 17% share of the Mexican’s apparel industry new job postings in Q1 2023, down by 24% over the prior quarter.
Management Occupations drive apparel hiring activity
Of the industry's total hiring activity, the highest number of new job postings were for Management Occupations, which accounted for 17% of the total new job postings in Q1 2023 and were down by 59% year-on-year. Second highest were Business and Financial Operations Occupations, which accounted for 11% and drop by 49% year-on-year, and third highest were Computer and Mathematical Occupations, which were 54% of the new job postings and 75% lower year-on-year.
Top five companies in apparel accounted for 78% of hiring activity
The highest number of jobs were posted by Amazon with 170, followed by LVMH Moet Hennessy Louis Vuitton with 34, while the highest increase was at NIKE at 35%.
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