The impact of COVID-19 on the people #whomadeourclothes

As the time passes by amid the unexpected COVID-19 pandemic leading to global lockdowns and minimal human activities, new situations are emerging every day, some are good, and some are bad for us. While, the world is experiencing an economic slowdown, affecting every sector from finance to hospitality. The Fashion and textile industry is hit hard due to its discretionary nature and the impact on the industry is widely visible. The reason is not only the global shutdown of retail stores or changed customer buying behaviour, but also the halted production, order cancellation and payment delays. Such uncertainties during COVID-19 pandemic are causing a huge impact on supply chain workers inducing loss of pay and enormous layoffs, which the world needs to know.