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The global fashion business journal

Apr 19, 20219:03pm

Markets

h By María Bertero
Mar 1, 2019 — 8:59am

Of the four largest economies in the region, Colombia was the only one that improved its performance in the last year, while Mexico slowed down, Brazil stagnated and Argentina entered into recession.

h By Iria P. Gestal
Feb 26, 2019 — 12:00am

Instability, corruption, infrastructures and barely diversified economies are the obstacles for the economic development in the eternal promise of the world.

h By I. P. Gestal / P. Riaño
Feb 25, 2019 — 10:19am

The World Trade Organization’s (WTO) World Trade Outlook Indicator registered in February its lowest level since March 2010.

h By Silvia Riera
Feb 25, 2019 — 10:10am

The outbreak of fashion giants into sustainability has accelerated the research and development of new materials, but for many companies to enter that universe is still a utopia.

h By María Bertero
Feb 20, 2019 — 10:00am

In the month of Christmas campaign, US retail sales shrank by 1.2%, its sharpest decreased since September 2009.

h By Iria P. Gestal
Feb 19, 2019 — 10:00am

The third world power saves another year with a growth of 0.7% but with the risk of stagflation, and now faces two key years, with tax increases and the Olympic Games.

h By Iria P. Gestal
Feb 15, 2019 — 9:59am

The specialized researcher in fairness, transparency and resilience of algorithmic systems addressed the challenges of machine learning in fashion during the first edition of Shaking Fashion.

h By S. Riera
Feb 13, 2019 — 10:00am

The European Commission has activated a new phase of the process of withdrawal of tariff benefits for this Asian country, the one that made the most progress in the implementation of collective bargaining in textiles.

h By Iria P. Gestal
Feb 12, 2019 — 10:00am

The region that grows the most in the globe faces major challenges after years of rapid development: from the ageing of the population to the transformation of its economic model.

h By Silvia Riera
Feb 11, 2019 — 10:00am

The largest groups of fashion distribution face a complex scenario in the first links in the value chain, that is, supply. The wages increase in Bangladesh puts even more pressure to the margins and leaves no way out: Ethiopia is far from the Asiatic country.

h By Silvia Riera
Feb 8, 2019 — 10:01am

The last forecasts of the International Cotton Advisory Committee (Icac) point out that at the end of the 2018-2019 campaign, China will be again the world’s largest producer of this raw material.

h By S. Riera
Feb 1, 2019 — 1:16pm
The trade war between China and the United States, the pressure from the European Union on Cambodia and the protests over wages in Bangladesh destabilize three of the largest global hubs in the fashion industry.
h By Iria P. Gestal
Jan 29, 2019 — 10:01am

The uncertainty and the crisis in Venezuela affected the growth prospects in the region, which faces a key year after the changeover of power in Mexico and Brazil.

h By Silvia Riera
Jan 24, 2019 — 9:59am

The former Governor of Bank of Spain, Miguel Ángel Ordóñez, and José María Roldán, president of the Spanish Banking Association, warns about the risks in an economic environment that slowdowns the growth.

h By Mds
Jan 23, 2019 — 4:00pm

The British luxury company registered a revenue of 711 million pounds between September and December.

News on the latest macroeconomic indicators related to the textile- and fashion industry worldwide.

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