Major retailers have pledged to increase the supply of locally made clothing in their stores from around 50% currently to 65% by 2030

DUBLIN, February 22, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — The “Clothing industry in South Africa Report has been added Offer.

of South Africa The apparel industry has been significantly affected by the COVID-19 pandemic. Although lockdown restrictions and supply chain disruptions have dealt a severe blow to companies across the industry value chain, the closure of borders prompted companies to reduce their reliance on imported goods and increase local sourcing. As part of a recently implemented industry master plan, major retailers have committed to increasing the locally made clothing range in their stores from around 50% today to 65% by 2030.

Economic pressures continue to weigh heavily on apparel retail and consumer spending remains subdued. The relatively robust performance of the value/discount fashion segment reflects the movement of cash-strapped customers to stores with cheaper products. the March 27, 2020 The lockdown has led to a surge in online retail sales as people limit in-store shopping. 2020 saw significantly fewer new store openings, with large retailers prioritizing cash preservation over capital spending. An eight-day wave of civil unrest added to weaker consumer demand, supply chain disruptions and other pandemic-related challenges July 2021.

The smuggling of illegal shipments of clothes in South Africamany of which are counterfeit or imitations of other brands, pose a constant threat to the viability of of South Africa clothing industry. Added to this is tax evasion in the form of under-invoicing and round-tripping. Illegal practices were encouraged by corrupt officials in the customs administration.

This report focuses on the apparel industry in South Africa, including manufacturing and retail. It provides comprehensive information on the state and size of the industry, notable players and their performance, developments and corporate actions, and factors affecting the industry including the impact of the pandemic on revenue and online sales growth.

There are profiles of 89 companies including big players like Pepkor, Truworths and Woolworths, manufacturers like Prestige Clothing and specialized companies like Ubunye

Main topics covered:


2.1. Industry value chain
2.2. Geographical position
2.3. size of the industry
2.4. Important success factors and pain points

3.1. key trends
3.2. Notable Players
3.3. Act
3.4. corporate actions
3.5. regulations
3.6. Corporate development and socio-economic development



6.1. COVID-19
6.2. economic environment
6.3. illegal trade
6.4. work
6.5. environmental issues and sustainability
6.6. Technology, research and development (R&D) and innovation
6.7. Government support
6.8. input costs
6.9. seasonality
6.10. Rapid Response Supply Chain Model
6.11. Supply Chain Restrictions

7.1. competition
7.2. ownership structure of the industry
7.3. barriers to entry




companies mentioned

  • Africor Holdings (Pty) Ltd
  • As clothing CC
  • Allwear (Pty) Ltd
  • Ashwood Holdings (Pty) Ltd
  • AST safety clothing CC
  • AVI Ltd
  • Baywear Clothing (Pty) Ltd
  • Blue Falcon 188 Trading (Pty) Ltd
  • BMT Streetfever (Pty) Ltd
  • Cape Mohair (Pty) Ltd
  • Cape Union Mart International (Pty) Ltd
  • Catherine Gayela Fashions (Pty) Ltd
  • Celrose (Pty) Ltd
  • Charnaud and Company (Pty) Ltd
  • City Express Stores (Pty) Ltd
  • Colbar Clothing (Pty) Ltd
  • Davinscot Tongaat (Pty) Ltd
  • Durban Overall (Pty) Ltd
  • E’tem Fashions CC
  • Fashion United SA (Pty) Ltd
  • Foschini Retail Group (Pty) Ltd
  • Frame Leisure Trading (Pty) Ltd
  • Franz Falke Textiles (Pty) Ltd
  • Fredock Trading (Pty) Ltd
  • FrontierCo (Pty) Ltd
  • Gauteng Uniform Supplies (Pty) Ltd
  • Gelvenor Africa (Pty) Ltd
  • Gem Schoolwear (Pty) Ltd
  • Gina of Charles Street (Pty) Ltd
  • Great Uniforms CC
  • GSM trading (South Africa) Pty Ltd
  • Hashtag Works Group (Pty) Ltd
  • Hi-Tec Sports Distributors (Pty) Ltd
  • Holdsport (Pty) Ltd
  • HTC Stores (Pty) Ltd
  • Imagemakers (Pty) Ltd
  • Jacques Hau (Pty Ltd
  • Jade E-Services South Africa (Pty) Ltd
  • Jadine House CC
  • Jo Borkett Fashions (Pty) Ltd
  • Jonsson Workwear (Pty) Ltd
  • Judy’s Pride Fashions (Pty) Ltd
  • Junit Manufacturing (Pty) Ltd
  • K-Way Manufacturers (Pty) Ltd
  • Karma Clothing (Pty) Ltd
  • Kingsgate Clothing (Pty) Ltd
  • Kitsch Kool Properties CC
  • LA Group (Pty) Ltd
  • Lancashire Manufacturing Company (Pty) Ltd
  • Levi Strauss South Africa (Pty) Ltd
  • Mary’s Fashions (Pty) Ltd
  • Massmart Holdings Ltd
  • McCullagh and Bothwell (Hyde park) (Pty Ltd
  • McCullagh and Bothwell (Pty) Ltd
  • McIver Apparel (Pty) Ltd
  • Vanguard CC mode
  • MoreGolf (Pty) Ltd
  • Mr Price Group Ltd
  • MSAnverali
  • Ninian and Lester (Pty) Ltd
  • Pepkor Holdings Ltd
  • Pick n Pay Retailers (Pty) Ltd
  • Prestige Clothing (Pty) Ltd
  • Pretty Girl Fashion Group (SA) (Pty) Ltd
  • Prikel clothing CC
  • Qualification Schoolwear (Pty) Ltd
  • Queenspark (Pty) Ltd
  • Rage Distribution (Pty) Ltd
  • Retailability (Pty) Ltd
  • Seamless Technologies (Pty) Ltd
  • Select M Stores (Pty) Ltd
  • Shoprite Holdings Ltd
  • Shugaz Fashion and Textile (Pty) Ltd
  • Simply workwear CC
  • Sirdick’s CC
  • Sparks and Ellis (Pty) Ltd
  • Suzi Products (Pty) Ltd
  • Sweet-Orr and Lybro (Pty) Ltd
  • Team Apparel and Gifts (Pty) Ltd
  • Tiger Guardgear (Pty) Ltd
  • Trade Call Investments Apparel (Pty) Ltd
  • Triton Garment Manufacturer CC
  • Truval Manufacturer CC
  • Truworths Ltd
  • Twin Garment Manufacturers (Pty) Ltd
  • Ubunye Uniforms (Pty) Ltd
  • Umoja Embroidery (Pty) Ltd
  • Wear South African (Pty) Ltd
  • Woolworths (Pty) Ltd

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