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Get Connected : E-applications in the Textile and Clothing Sector

Get Connected : E-applications in the Textile and Clothing Sector

2005, ISBN 92-9137-300-1

xiv, 166 pages

Monograph, Hard-copy

Price : US$ 50 (developed countries);    US$ 20 (developing countries & LDCs)

Also available in : French, Spanish

International Trade Centre

Study focusing on how developing country producers could successfully apply new e-applications and secure post-quota exports in light of the changing nature of textiles and clothing business after January 2005 (when quotas are phased out) - elaborates principles to guide exporters in adopting e-applications so as to develop long-term relationships with major buyers; deals with e-applications in European Union and United States; presents examples of exporters in developing countries that have successfully found approaches to integrate their systems with those of customers/suppliers; includes case studies from Hong Kong buying, sourcing and trading offices, and e-applications used by Singapore trading houses and manufacturers.

Keyword(s) : Clothing, Electronic Commerce, Information and Communication Technologies, Market Access, Supply Chain, Supply Management, Textiles