Tijdens, K.G., & Van Klaveren, M. (2018). Mapping the Global Garment Supply Chain. Presentation of a WageIndicator Report. Lunch seminar AIAS november 1 2018

Tijdens, K.G., & Van Klaveren, M. (2018). Mapping the Global Garment Supply Chain. Presentation of a WageIndicator Report. Lunch seminar AIAS november 1 2018

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  • Tijdens, K.G., & Van Klaveren, M. (2018). Mapping the Global Garment Supply Chain. Presentation of a WageIndicator Report. Lunch seminar AIAS, 1 november 2018.

    ABSTRACT

    This presentation shares an overview of a WageIndicator Report on the Garment Industry. This presentation:
  • Shares of 25 countries under scrutiny in world garment exports
  • Overview 24 garment & footwear brands scrutinized: sales, employment, employment in supply chains
  • Dependency of suppliers: number of brands supplied per factory 
  • Larger dependency? Clusters of factories working for the same brands
  • Size matters: size of factories and number of brands supplied
  • Size varies: size distribution of factories by country 
  • And also relevant: female participation rates
  • Ownership: division national /foreign/joint-venture by country
  • And ownership once more, by main countries of origin of investment