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Japan helps Angola restore textile and apparel sector 16 Jun 2016

Japanese international trading house Marubeni Corp has teamed up with US based clothing and textile management consultants Werner International in rehabilitating a textiles factory in Angola to produce denim and knitwear products. The move is part of a long-term plan by the Angolan government to restore its clothing and textile sector, which was severely damaged by the country's civil war, which lasted from 1975 to 2002. 

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ANGOLA: Textile industry gets US$1bn Japanese revival 26 Jun 2013

Angola's clothing and textile industry, largely destroyed by the country's 27 year civil war, is now being revived, with US$1bn worth of investment provided by the Japanese Bank for International Cooperation (JBIC).