Hard hit by the global economic downturn and facing competition from Asian manufacturers, the Romanian textile industry is reinventing itself.
With foreign orders dwindling and local banks reluctant to lend, industry executives have been pushing the country’s 6,000 textile manufacturers and 2,100 footwear producers to launch their own brands and target the domestic market.
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