Indonesian Fashion Clothing Industry Update. As the host of many fashion weeks as well as a strong lineup of other fashion events — not to mention quality designs and renowned designers — Indonesia should speak louder on the world’s fashion scene. But reality bites. It takes time and hard work to make it big in the fashion world.

Some fashion designers have complained about the lack of government support, especially in setting up regulations that make designers as well as manufacturers able to grow their businesses easily. Pricey raw materials is another problem that Indonesian designers are facing. The situation occurs because local textile companies refuse to sell their products in small quantities — forcing designers to buy the materials at retail prices, which has a direct impact on the end product’s price.

Source: Jakarta Post
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