Following the Thread
This report analyses 3,900 companies across the textile supply chain, arguing retailers need to be engaging with suppliers and manufacturers more actively to help them as they work to reduce emissions. A significant mismatch between financial value and emissions in the textiles industry exists – with fabric manufacturers and producers responsible for 76% of textile’s impact on climate , but only 7% of its market capitalisation.
Following the Thread Dashboard
Planet Tracker has developed an interactive dashboard mapping the Global Value Chain for Textiles into six nodes, identifying nearly 4000 companies that cover the whole garment lifecycle, from upstream activities, such as Raw Material Manufacturing and Fibres Production, to downstream stages such as Retail and Post-Sale activities.