SPA ̵1; Riyadh:
Fashion Authority employees met with a group of Saudi factory owners and workers specialized in the field of fashion in a meeting called “The Fashion Industry” to identify the most important challenges facing people related to this sector.
The meeting was inaugurated by emphasizing the role of the Fashion Authority in developing the regulatory environment for the fashion sector and creating a database and guide to link the entire organization, which includes specialized factories, designers and workers. They also discussed some of the Fashion Authority’s initiatives, including the launch of the Center of Excellence for Textiles, through which research will be conducted on the natural resources available in the Kingdom, and the provision of textile recycling to benefit from it. Saving import and manufacturing cost of such materials. The meeting, which saw great interaction from the participants, highlighted the most prominent challenges facing the sector, including the high cost of raw materials due to the paucity of a national product of high quality and reasonable prices, which factory owners would have to import. Is. From abroad. The participants addressed the issue of national manpower shortage and limited educational outcomes. The meeting witnessed a great interaction by the staff of the Authority, to provide everything that could contribute to remove the difficulties faced by the practical process of the field employees.