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EVENTS | Environmental awareness & compliance - 24 May, Istanbul, Turkey -


AQM  organise an Environmental awareness & compliance training on May 24th from 9am to 5 pm. It will provide the basic knowledge and understandings about environmental issues to the middle management of garment units with wet process. Find out more.

NEWS | Welcome to our new Audit & CSR Operations Director

27 April 2016 - Textile Industry  AQM  NEWS  Social audit 

We are pleased to announce our new team member Véronique Grevet. She is an expert in the area of Audit & CSR Operations. Véronique will bring her incredible experiences to AQM, she will be based in Shanghai, China. Find out more.

EVENTS | Environmental awareness & compliance - May 13th, 2016, Dhaka, Bangladesh -


“Environmental awareness and compliance” training is coming back! We organize another training in partnership with the IUBAT - International University of Business Agriculture and Technology on May 13th from 9am to 5pm in Dhaka, Bangladesh. We will provide you with a respectable knowledge of the common buyer’s requirements in terms of environmental compliance. More details here


EVENTS | Environmental awareness & compliance training - November 8th, 2015

8 November 2015 - AQM  EVENTS  Training  Environment  Environmental audit 

You want to improve your environmental performance but you don't know where to start ?  


AQM & BGMEA (Bangladesh Garment Manufacturers and Exporters Association) organise an "Environmental awareness and compliance" training on November 8th, 2015 in Dhaka. Specially designed for the middle management of garment units with wet process, the training will help you to identify the significant environmental aspects and impacts related to your factory's activities. It will also help you to properly understand the common buyers’ requirements in terms of compliance with environmental standards. More details here.

NEWS | What next for apparel sourcing in China?

22 October 2015 - Textile Industry  Sourcing destinations  NEWS 

We are talking about it a lot today: the increase of labour costs is clearly a factor in the slowdown of the Chinese economic growth and the textile industry is far from being spared. These rises are significantly impacting international buyers' strategies who increasingly shift to other supplier countries.


The world of sourcing destinations is in full transition. Is it the end of textile sourcing in China? Which countries are currently the most attractive for buyers ? AQM attended the China Textile Forum 2015 in Shanghai and provides a few answers...

NEWS | ICS published its Annual Report 2014

21 October 2015 - Textile Industry  NEWS  Social audit 

AQM is part of the Social Initiative Clause (ICS) for one year now. In 2014, AQM and the 8 other audit firms accredited by the ICS audited more than 2,800 factories all over the world, the Annual Report provides a comprehensive overview of working conditions in those factories and sets the goals for coming years. Discover the report here

EVENT | Seminar on functional fabrics and sportswear - Oct 7th, 2015

7 October 2015 - Textile Industry  AQM  EVENTS  Laboratory 

THIS SEMINAR TOOK PLACE ON October 7th, 2015 in Doorn.

You want to learn more about fabrics with special properties and sportswear ? Contact us at events@aqm-hk.com to have more information about the next seminar organised by AQM on this topic.

EVENTS | Environmental awareness & compliance training - Oct 1st, 2015

1 October 2015 - EVENTS  Training  Environment  AQM  Environmental audit 


AQM provides "Environmental awareness and compliance" trainings specially designed for the middle management of factories. They take place on a regularly basis in countries where AQM is present. New training will soon be organised, if you want to learn more about our next sessions please contact us at events@aqm-hk.com.

NEWS | Launching of the AQM Environmental Audit

22 September 2015 - AQM  Environment  Environmental audit  NEWS 

AQM extends its panel of audits with the Environmental Audit ! We have built a unique and pragmatic approach to guide your suppliers towards environmentally friendly practices. Our audit is adapted to your expectations and to the factory's capacities. Find out more ...

NEWS | Opening of AQM Vietnam

17 September 2015 - AQM  Vietnam  NEWS  Sourcing destinations 

Vietnam is becoming a leading textile sourcing destination and its role in the industry is expected to grow fast over the next years. Therefore, AQM anticipates the transfer of many manufacturing activities towards Vietnam by responding to its customers' new needs in this area with an office in Hanoï... Lear more.