FAST FASHION IN NUMBERS

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Can H&M save the future with their ethical fashion?
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The below numbers are from the article Is H&M the new home of ethical fashion?

FAST FASHION IN NUMBERS

80 billion

Estimated annual number of garments from virgin resources made worldwide.

2,500

Number of H&M stores worldwide, in 44 countries.

40 million

Estimated number of garment workers worldwide, predominantly producing fast fashion.

10-15

Percentage of stores H&M intends to increase by every year globally.

$43

Average monthly wage for a garment factory worker in Bangladesh (the lowest in the world)

5 million

Square feet or 90 football fields – the size of Zara’s warehouse and logistics centre.

Are they making your head spin?

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