This is the tenth USFIA Benchmarking Survey. During the past decade we have seen the fashion
industry respond successfully to major disruptions and unpredictability. This year is definitely
another very challenging time. In 2023 sourcing executives remain concerned about the economy
and inflation. Only half of the survey respondents anticipate their sourcing volume will grow during
2023, while one year ago 90% of the sourcing executives predicted expanding business.