African Textile and Sales Opportunities in the Continent

Published on 5th November 2013

Inter Region Economic Network (IREN) in collaboration with Cotton made in Africa initiative (CmiA) took advantage of the CmiA/Competitive African Cotton Initiative (COMPACI) 7th  Stakeholders Conference to promote a Made In Africa initiative.

Round table discussion on African Textile production and sales opportunities. 1.From left: Ms Florence Muthoni the head of ladies apparel Tuskys Kenya; Lutz Grunder: Head of Operations Category Ladieswear, OTTO; Jaswinder Bedi: Chairman African  cotton and textile industries federation,Kenya; James Shikwati: Director, Inter Region Economic Network,Kenya; and Andreas Streubig: Division Manager, Corporate Responsibility, Otto Group.

Below: Models showcase the Made in Africa designs




For more details about the initiative, contact:

Janet Mumassabba
East Africa Textile Market Development Manager,
Inter Region Economic Network,
P.O. Box 135-00100, Nairobi.
Tel: +254 202 2731497
Cell: +254 72156897
Email:[email protected]

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