“Investigating a Balanced Sewing Line for Basic & Long Pant Manufacturing: An Empirical Study on Apparel Industry of Bangladesh”

Md. Mominur Rahman, Mohammad Abdul Baset

Abstract


As a garment technologist one must have the capability to increase productivity of the garments manufacturing industries. Where, line balancing is the most effective tool to assign operations to workstations of workers for a standard time to achieve required production. This study shows the practices of conventional operational line balancing of basic pant manufacturing in apparel industry including their SMV, workers and machine requirements. Finally it is concluded with possible ways of increasing productivity by necessary adjustment of current practices.


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