Brazil fashion industry struggles to take flight
- Published: 2 Nov 2012 at 14.49
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Sao Paulo's Fashion Week is in full swing, giving Brazil the chance to celebrate its status as the world's fifth largest producer of textiles and the fourth biggest producer of finished garments.
Models present creations by Reinaldo Lourenco during the 2013 Winter collections of the Sao Paulo Fashion Week at Teatro FAAP in Sao Paulo, Brazil, on November 1, 2012. ©AFP PHOTO / Yasuyoshi CHIBA
But Brazil also wants to be a major player on the global fashion stage, a breakthrough which has eluded it so far.
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