Africa: The Rediscovery of Africa's Textile Industry

October 8, 2014   // 0 Comments

By Andreas Becker Close to 10 percent of the world's cotton comes from Africa. Most of this cotton is then however taken to Asia for further manufacturing. Could Africa's textile industry make a comeback? Francois Traore grows cotton in Burkina Faso. He is one of 450,000 farmers from six African countries whose cotton runs under the label "Cotton made in Africa", which wants ...

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