In an interview with Fibre2Fasdhion, Connor said while Bangladesh and Vietnam are seen as the two sourcing markets most likely to grow in importance in the next five years, regulation and lack of infrastructure hold India back despite the country having long-term potential because of its huge population.
China, India, Vietnam and Bangladesh remain top sourcing countries for sustainable apparel, home textiles, footwear and leather items, while health and safety issues can be challenges in these nations except China. (DS)
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Fibre2Fashion News Desk – India