The European Branded Clothing Alliance is a coalition of European retail clothing brands.

We represent around 60 brands and employ over 150,000 people in our European operations.

We engage with key decision-makers in the EU
to shape the debate on issues critical for our business.

EBCA represents some of the largest global retail clothing brands and companies.

News

#4 - Tariffs are like a tax which hit poor people hardest

| Tariffs are like a tax hitting low income households hardest: the poorest lose 1.6% of income after tax.

#3 - Trade stabilises the economy of developing nations

| Export diversification stabilises currency earnings and enhances economic growth, especially for countries at the lower end of the value chain.

#2 - 31 Million EU jobs are supported by exports. And these pay nicely.

| 31 Million jobs in the EU are supported by exports and trade with the world, highly skilled and well paid they help modernising the economy.

#1 - Trade makes the world better off. It should be more popular.

| When a firm or an individual buys a good or a service produced abroad at lower cost, living standards in both countries increase. Societies gain when countries trade.

Good to Know

EBCA's priorities for the review of the Trade Policy Strategy Review

Priorities of the branded clothing industry for the Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership

Unchaining the global supply chain – Copenhagen economics study

Become a Member
If you would like to know more about EBCA’s unique services or inquire about membership, please contact our secretariat.