Sector: Apparel and Textiles

The apparel & textiles subsector consists of the Apparel, Accessories & Footwear industry.

The Apparel, Accessories & Footwear industry includes companies involved in the design, manufacturing, wholesaling, and retailing of various products, including men’s, women’s, and children’s clothing, handbags, jewelry, watches, and footwear. Products are largely manufactured by vendors in emerging markets, thereby allowing companies in the industry to primarily focus on design, wholesaling, marketing, supply chain management, and retail activities.

Sustainable dyeing and washing technologies

Consumer Goods

Expected Impact

This IOA will reduce water consumption and promote energy-efficiency in the textile industry.

Indicative Return
15% – 20%

Investment Timeframe
Short Term (0–5 years)

PPE Production as a Response to COVID-19 Pandemic and Future Crises

Apparel and Textiles
Consumer Goods
Apparel and Textiles

Expected Impact

Investing in local businesses which manufacture disposable or washable face masks will create an efficient supply of PPEs for daily use and for health workers, reducing the risk of contagion during pandemics.

Indicative Return
15% – 20%

Investment Timeframe
Short Term (0–5 years)