A woman works at a textile factory in Handan, Hebei province, during the coronavirus pandemic. Photo: Xinhua A woman works at a textile factory in Handan, Hebei province, during the coronavirus pandemic. Photo: Xinhua
A woman works at a textile factory in Handan, Hebei province, during the coronavirus pandemic. Photo: Xinhua

Looking for lingerie? Chinese production lines pick up slack as garment, textile orders shift from India

  • Some global brands are turning to China to ensure holiday orders are fulfilled during the pandemic, but expanding future production outside China is still on the cards
  • One factory in China’s manufacturing hub of Guangdong received an order for 800,000 sets of underwear – an order that was supposed to go elsewhere

Topic |   China economy
A woman works at a textile factory in Handan, Hebei province, during the coronavirus pandemic. Photo: Xinhua A woman works at a textile factory in Handan, Hebei province, during the coronavirus pandemic. Photo: Xinhua
A woman works at a textile factory in Handan, Hebei province, during the coronavirus pandemic. Photo: Xinhua
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