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Naveed Ahmed Khan

  • Qualifications: TBC
  • Role Title: PhD student
  • Address: Richmond Building Portland Street Portsmouth PO1 3DE
  • Telephone: TBA
  • Email: naveed.khan@port.ac.uk
  • Department: Operations and Systems Management
  • Faculty: Portsmouth Business School


Nationality: TBC - Director of studies: TBC - Year of graudation: N/A

Supply Chain, Logistics and Quality Management

Thesis summary

Textile sector including apparel industry in Pakistan attracts global business especially from Europe & USA in the context of tough challenges inside & out from India, China & Bangladesh and so. “Pakistan exported woven and knitted garments worth $3.6 billion in 2011-12 as opposed to $4 billion in the preceding year, reflecting a drop of 11.5%. Thereby, the objective of this research is to analyze supply chain & logistics activities of fashion garments organizations based in Karachi, Pakistan & their shortcomings from the perspective of quality management guidelines to improve their Supply chain position. This research shall also be meant for identifying gaps & suggesting improvements in terms of As-Is and To-Be approach based on commonly agreed quality practices & supply chain strategies.