Mauritius: A rising star for sourcing textiles and apparel

MAURITIUS SNAPSHOT: Textile and apparel industry in brief

Mauritius (officially the Republic of Mauritius), is an island nation in the Indian Ocean about 2,000km off the south east…

ANALYSIS: Mauritius apparel sector faces up to challenges

The textile and apparel sector has grown to become one of the main pillars of the Mauritian economy in the…

ANALYSIS: Mauritius emerges as sustainable sourcing hub

Strategically located along the trading route between Asia and Africa, Mauritius is a major sourcing hub for textile and apparel…

ANALYSIS: Mauritius makers upbeat for AGOA renewal

In little over a year, the AGOA trade preference programme is due to expire. The programme, which provides duty-free entry into…

Mauritius overview: Textile and apparel firms talk tactics

The Mauritian textile and apparel industry has overtaken sugar to become the country's largest export, with a turnover of around…

ANALYSIS: Mauritius makers confident of export growth

The Mauritius Export Association (MEXA) is confident the country can reach a double-digit increase in textile and apparel exports in…

MAURITIUS: Investment key to textile and apparel export growth

The Mauritius Export Association (MEXA) says the country's textile and apparel industry needs investment in additional capacity if it is…