Challenges and Prospects of Garment Exporting Industries In Oromiya Region [article]

PaulosTesfaye, Assistant Professor Sugandha P.D
2017
This study seeks to investigate and analyze Problems and prospects of garment exporting industries in Ethiopia particularly the case of Oromiya Region. For the sake of achieving the objectives of this study, questionnaires were analyzed using statistical analysis such as descriptive and Factor analyses. The information obtained through self-administered questionnaire from a sample of 4 Garment exporting factories were used. The respondent operators were selected using Purposive sampling
more » ... ve sampling techniques and 52 respondents were administered a questionnaire consisting of 24 questions addressing problems and 7 questions addressing prospects. Exploratory factor analysis was used to analyze data and eight latent factors identifies. The empirical study extracted major Problems which seem to affect export performance of garment industries which include: Technology problem, Industry and Institution Relations, Raw material Problems, Managerial capabilities, Infrastructure, Labor problems, financial problems and Marketing problems. Based on findings, the government should have strong coordination between institution and associations to transfer knowledge in the area.
doi:10.20372/nadre:1547966137.48 fatcat:hf6d247hcrdvdhtj6dpdzvirdq