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SOUTH AFRICA: Forever 21 plots first store opening 4 Feb 2014

US teen fashion retailer Forever 21 is to open its first store in Africa this year.

AFGHANISTAN: New cashmere processing facility set up 10 Sep 2013

A new cashmere scouring and disinfection facility is being set up in Afghanistan to help process more fibre for export.

AFGHANISTAN: Pentagon-led cashmere project kicks off 4 Jul 2013

The US Department of Defense has contracted a UK-based firm to run a cashmere wool project in Afghanistan - a country where a third of its 7m goats are used by the industry.