Cheap jeans are under threat of extinction


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Denim clothing because of the strike of seamstresses in Bangladesh could disappear from the range of mass-markelovich stores like Zara, Mango and H&M. it is reported by Fashion United.

Thousands of women protested against low wages and poor working conditions. Workday at factories in Bangladesh, where together with the women working and children aged 5 to 17, begins at 7:30 in the morning and continues until late at night. In 2018 the minimum monthly salary in the textile enterprise was $ 63 in December it was raised to $ 95.

According to the President of the Union of Russian buyers Elena Bogdanovoj, strike seamstresses can lead to failure of deliveries of denim clothing in Russia and around the world, as it is in Bangladesh’s largest retailers made the collection of this fabric.

Bugranov also noted that if the situation in Bangladesh will not change in the next two weeks, the reduced range of denim clothing will become visible and the end customer.

Textile industry Bangladesh largest ranks second in the world after China. In 2018, the industry won more than 30 billion dollars, which accounted for about 84 percent of the total income from foreign trade.

In September 2018 fashion experts made assumptions about the fate of off-the-ankle jeans. They believe that this model will go of the past and in its place will come the long pants, loose cut.

Video, photo All from Russia.


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