• ILO director on sourcing in Bangladesh: “Results speak for themselves”

    9 days ago - By Fashion United

    Interview
    Tuomo Poutiainen at the ILO office in Dhaka, Bangladesh. Image: Sumit Suryawanshi for FashionUnited
    Bangladesh has come a long way as a ready-made garment manufacturing country in recent years and is well on its way to displacing China as the world's largest exporter. Given the Rana Plaza building collapse in 2013, which marked the low point of the country's garment industry, how did the country rise to its current top position in such a short time? And what about the safety of the factories now? FashionUnited spoke to Tuomo Poutiainen, director of the International Labour...
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