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2nd Amfori Asia Sustainability Forum: Unleash Opportunity: Partnership for Sustainable Supply Chains in Asia
21 October, 2019 - 22 October, 2019
CWR WILL SPEAK ON A PANEL
amfori represents over 2,400 Member companies who are brands, importers, traders and retailers who source globally and have a combined turnover of 2 trillion USD per year. Over 90% of the suppliers are based in Asia with China, India, Bangladesh, Turkey, Vietnam being the top 5 sourcing countries. With a close economic partnership formed between the EU and ASEAN, countries like Vietnam, Thailand, Malaysia, Indonesia, Myanmar and Cambodia have recorded a trade surplus with EU Member states in the last 20 years.
The objective of this regional Forum is to provide an interactive platform for:
- Member companies and their regional business partners to identify opportunities for sustainable businesses;
- Government, stakeholders and businesses to address common problems when driving sustainable trade and responsible supply chains;
- Create transparency, reduce duplication of efforts and focus on continuous improvement that drives the UN SDGs and amfori’s Vision 2030.
Please contact amfori directly if you wish to join the the forum.
CWR’s Woody Chan will be a panelist in the session “Tackling Environmental Challenges in Asia Supply Chain” on 21 October.