Has Africa's clothing chain reached a tipping point?

Africa apparel sector takes steps towards sustainability

African manufacturers are trying to integrate sustainability into their textile and fashion supply chains as retailers demand compliance with increasingly…

African garment makers seek supply chain synergies

African garment and textile manufacturers are trying to create more synergy to better integrate the supply chain within the continent…

Has East Africa’s clothing chain reached a tipping point?

Two potential windows of opportunity are simultaneously opening for the East African cotton-to-clothing supply chain: the African Continental Free Trade…

New initiative to catalyse African cotton sector

The African Export-Import Bank (Afreximbank) is developing an initiative to boost the African cotton value chain. The African Cotton Initiative (Africotin) will…

EU looks to deepen East & Southern Africa trade ties

The European Union (EU) has started negotiations with five Eastern and Southern Africa (ESA) countries – including clothing producers Madagascar, Mauritius…