The past few weeks have seen some dramatic trends for importers and sourcing professionals.
The Chinese currency (RMB) has fallen steadily over the past year, reaching a 12-month low against the dollar in March.
On the other hand, leather prices -- a main material in many of our products -- have been rising steadily.
In fact at the APLF this week, that's all anyone talked about.
In the face of cost volatility, what can we do to manage margins and profitability? How should it impact our planning?
Let’s take a closer look at what these changes mean for our customers.