Description

Based on extensive primary research The Chinese and Hong Kong denim industry is the first title of its kind that contains a systematic description and analysis of the denim textile and clothing industry in mainland China and Hong Kong. The authors describe the industry systematically, from yarn, fabric and garment production to distribution channels with a detailed analysis of the industry's competitiveness. The impact of the World Trade Organisation on the industry is also covered along with a comparative study of the textile clothing industries in the top ten exporting countries and regions in world trade.

The Chinese and Hong Kong denim industry is invaluable to companies and individuals interested in the Chinese textile and clothing industry and markets. Universities and students specialising in textiles and clothing, marketing and management will also find this title of use, along with market development managers and market and industry analysts.

Key Features

  • Contains a systematic description and analysis of the denim textile and clothing industry in mainland China and Hong Kong
  • Provides unparalleled detail on every aspect of denim production and apparel, including manufacturing, distribution, competitive analysis and industry strategy
  • Discusses the impact of the World Trade Organisation on the industry and provides a comparative study of the textile clothing industries in the top ten exporting countries and regions

Readership

Anyone researching or involved in the denim industry in China and Hong Kong

Table of Contents

Part 1 The Chinese denim industry: Yarn manufacturing in China; Denim fabric manufacturing in China; China denim apparel industry; Distribution channels in China; SWOT analysis for the Chinese denim industry; Five-forces competitive analysis; Strategies of the industry. Part 2 The Hong Kong denim industry: History of the Hong Kong denim industry; Current status of the Hong Kong denim industry; Denim products trade; Industrial environment; SWOT analysis for the Hong Kong denim industry; Strategies of the industry.

Details

No. of pages:
152
Language:
English
Copyright:
© 2003
Published:
Imprint:
Woodhead Publishing
Electronic ISBN:
9781845698508
Print ISBN:
9781855736948

About the authors

Yan Li

Dr Y. Li is a Professor at The Institute of Textiles and Clothing at The Hong Kong Polytechnic University, Hong Kong. He is a Fellow of The Textile Institute, a member of several professional bodies and has more than 350 scientific publications and patents.

L Yao

L. Yao is currently a research and development manager in a garment manufacturing company. She obtained her BSc from Zhejiang University in 1995. Since 1998, she has carried out research in the area of strategic development of “Fashion: Design and Technology Innovation”, which is funded by the Hong Kong Polytechnic University. She has published a series of research papers and books.

K W Yeung

Yan Shen became a lecturer in international trade and trade-related law at Donghua University, China before moving to Hong Kong Polytechnic University as a research assistant under Dr. Li. She has participated in research into the World Trade Organisation and its possible effects on the textile industry.