Hong Kong~Beijing Study Abroad 2012
My study abroad focused on an overview of textile and apparel industries with an emphasis on international issues and factors affecting processes from production to distribution of textiles and apparel, particularly in Hong Kong and China.
- Analyzed major global and national trends in U.S. and global textile and apparel production, consumption, and trade, as well their impact on market conditions,
- Investigated factors that influence supply and demand within the textile and apparel sectors, with an emphasis on implications for manufacturers, retailers, and consumers,
- Developed a fuller understanding of the historical development of the textile apparel industries in relationship to economic, social, and political development,
- Climbed the Great Wall of China, had duck for the first time, and experienced a culture different than my own