In early October, FTA held the Asia Sustainability Symposium in Colombo to promote responsible business practices in Asian supply chains.
FTA partnered with the Ministry of Commerce of the Royal Government of Thailand to launch a project to enhance social performance in Thai supply chains.
The new facilities will allow FTA to accommodate its growing local team and will increase the association’s support and presence in the region.
FTA held a joint event with Forética on generating business opportunities through responsible trade in Madrid.
FTA recently hosted a high-level forum with the Indo-German Chamber of Commerce for businesses to address trade and sustainability matters in Mumbai.
In late March, FTA organised a high-level forum in Dhaka, Bangladesh to address the future social and employment challenges for the ready-made garments (RMG) and leather sector.
In late March, FTA officially opened its new office in Dhaka, which will contribute towards an increased presence and support on the ground, as well as strengthened services.
The site and features have been improved to provide increased support to members operating in the country, as well as local producers.