Policy on Sophistication of Industrial Structure through Interior and Exterior Circumstantial Change Analysis of the Textile & Fashion Industry in Gyeonggi Province -Focused on Current Foundational Causes by Collapsing Specialization System with Vendors-

경기도 섬유패션 산업의 대내·외 환경변화 분석을 통한 산업구조 고도화 정책방안 - 벤더와의 분업화체계 와해에 따른 근원적 현안의 해결 중심으로 -

  • 윤창주 (경기섬유산업연합회) ;
  • 정진 (한국섬유소재연구원)
  • Received : 2017.01.11
  • Accepted : 2017.03.15
  • Published : 2017.04.30


In the textile industry located in Gyeonggi-do, 85% of small-sized firms have less than 10 employees; in addition, the most of them are characterized by a vendor relying specialization system that conducts foundry from the vendor that managed marketing, textile design development, and quality checks according to unit stream. The breakaway of these vendors accelerated over the last 7 years; however, industry survival is at stake because the specialization system and orders have collapsed. The following four main policies must be implemented to overcome industry hardship. Policies have been derived from survey and analysis (present condition and trends) from industrial statistics and related policies in advanced and developing countries. First, a policy to promote cooperation between small-sized foundry unit-streams. Second, unification of the marketing support function with a textile design and development support system. Third, the introduction of policy support-management system customized according to developmental stages (tall process${\rightarrow}$fabric production${\rightarrow}$sales${\rightarrow}$clothing production sales). Fourth, foundation of a control tower that puts these tasks in a vehicle and runs them and the division of roles with the central government. We must propel main tasks to manifest the developmental potential (develop eco-friend dyeing and processing technologies, change to the young next CEO in business environment, and grow the of knit market) of the Gyeonggi Textile Industry in a short period to present a condition where these four main policies are running.


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