Establish International Garment Town
Officials in Beijing were reported to be drawing
up plans for an international garment town that will make the capital's
clothing industry one of the country's key foreign exchange earners.
Trade chiefs have set aside more than $4 million
to establish four major garment centres around the city's ring road over the
next six years as well as upgrade machinery and technology.
currently has more than 1,300 garment enterprises with the blueprint
including ideas to boost its image through the staging of international
design contests and exhibitions. It will also create thousands of new jobs.
To Index Of October 2002