Certain domestic brands are positioning themselves as regional players.
With Fibre2Fashion Correspondent Cindrella Thawani, Cem Negrin shares his views about Turkish apparel and textile market segment. Synopsis: Turkish Clothing Manufacturers Association (TGSD), founded in 1976, with an aim to create the necessary environment for the growth of clothing and textile industry of Turkey. Its mission is to transform the global financial crisis into an opportunity for new business initiations, meanwhile repositioning Turkish apparel industry as a global brand. At present, TGSD has approximately 400 members, all of which are leaders in the Turkish apparel industry. Cem Negrin serves as the Chairman of Turkish Clothing Manufacturers Association (TGSD). Moreover, he is the owner and Chairman of Negreti Tekstil. Furthermore, he is graduated from the Bosphrous University from Istanbul. Excerpts:
It is considered that global recession in Turkey is over since 2010. Moreover, please interpret about the present demand trends and supply?
What kind of opportunities do you see with internet retailing and sales? How it is changing the shopping scenario?
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