Analyses | Leisure, culture and arts | 2015-08-24 | Sing Tao

Can cosplay give clothing industry a fresh new look ?



Exports of locally produced clothes has been falling, and the clothing industry is undergoing transition. The Centre’s weekly analysis shows that high-quality cosplay costumes with four-digit price tags are part of a global industry worth tens of billion of dollars. Developing cosplay costume industry involves expert craftsmanship, service quality and local anime, comic and game brands, advantages which Hong Kong is well-endowed with. Can cosplay offer the industry a way out?

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