4,577 Philippine garment workers retrenched in Jan-Apr: CONWEP

The Confederation of Wearable Exporters of the Philippines recently said 4,577 workers from 10 firms have been retrenched and 500 put on forced leave in the first four months this year.
The reasons included a soft market, the lack of or cancelled orders, contentions on US non-tariff policies and detention due to the Uyghur Forced Labour Prevention Act.

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