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The "True Denim Capital of the World"​ is a Disgrace to the Industry. We should Act Now!

Published by: Team | Date: Feb 12, 2017 | Source: AETUBA.COM

If you’re a bit of a Denim enthusiast like me, you are wearing Jeans to work today, and if, like me, you’re a bit of a Jeans fanatic who doesn’t manage hedge funds, your Jeans are fairly run of the mill. The specials I wear today were made in Pakistan. But most of my other Jeans are made across Hong Kong’s Victoria Harbor in southern China, and may very well have been made in Xintang, the so-called "True Denim Capital of the World".

One in three pairs of Jeans sold globally is made in this industrial town. A small city in the heavily industrialized Pearl River Delta area of Guandong province. Xintang is completely devoted to Denim.



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    Gary Frenchman about 1 year ago

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