Background Note | HBS Case Collection | January 1984

Note on the Textile Industry in the 1980s

by Kim B. Clark


Presents major developments in textile production technology during the 1970s and early 1980s. Outlines the specific innovations as well as the company and country of origin.

Keywords: Goods and Commodities; Innovation and Invention; Production; Manufacturing Industry;


Clark, Kim B. "Note on the Textile Industry in the 1980s." Harvard Business School Background Note 684-046, January 1984.