The Real Cost of Cheap Shirts – The New York Times

Bangladesh, which is the largest exporter of clothing after China, is able to save on manufacturers’ costs by paying one of the lowest minimum wages in the world and by often turning a blind eye to the laws, agreements and standards that would protect workers and the environment but raise prices.

The Real Cost of Cheap Shirts: The New York Times

Photographs by Daniel Rodrigues

Text by Cláudia Brandão

 

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