Export body advises members to widen sourcing, reduce dependency on China, Retail News, ET Retail

New Delhi: The Apparel Export Marketing Council (AEPC) has recommended its customers to take a look at much more markets for obtaining intermediates or raw products to lower dependency on China because of to coronavirus outbreak. In a letter to its customers, AEPC Chairman A Sakthivel claimed that he has approached the govt to direct Indian embassies overseas to determine alternate resources of enter suppliers.

“We have recommended our customers to diversify their sourcing base presented that the provide chain from China is disrupted,” he claimed.

He also claimed that the council has determined major 10 apparel products strains or things just about every in the US, the EU, Japan and South Korea which are displaying significant decrease in imports from China.

“These things can operate as new alternatives for nearby apparel exporters who have the possible to fill the hole,” he claimed.

Sakthivel also urged customers to spread health awareness about coronavirus between its workforce at their factories.

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