The below numbers are from the article Is H&M the new home of ethical fashion?
FAST FASHION IN NUMBERS
Estimated annual number of garments from virgin resources made worldwide.
Number of H&M stores worldwide, in 44 countries.
Estimated number of garment workers worldwide, predominantly producing fast fashion.
Percentage of stores H&M intends to increase by every year globally.
Average monthly wage for a garment factory worker in Bangladesh (the lowest in the world)
Square feet or 90 football fields – the size of Zara’s warehouse and logistics centre.
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