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                                     Welcome to SACTWU

The Southern African Clothing & Textile Workers’ Union (SACTWU) is the largest trade union in the clothing, textile, leather  and footwear industry in South Africa and globally, with just more than 85 000 members as at the end of February 2013. This allows Sactwu to represent members more effectively. We negotiate wages for the vast majority of workers in the clothing, textile and leather industry, and our agreements cover more than 100 000 workers.       Read More....


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Bid Appeals Tribunal for Kwa Zulu Natal' judgement
Press Release: Immediate Non-compliant laundry company loses tender, Great Victory for SACTWU and decent jobs The Southern African Clothing and Textile Workers' Union (SACTWU) is pleased to announce that a company in...
SACTWU wins pre-cedent setting labour court case against company refusing us recognition
PRESS RELEASE: IMMEDIATEThe COSATU-affiliated Southern African Clothing & Textile Workers Union (SACTWU) is pleased to announce that Judge La Grange of the Port Elizabeth Labour Court has yesterday ruled in...
SACTWU wins Competition Tribunal case
Media release: ImmediateThe SA Clothing and Textile Workers’ Union (SACTWU) welcomes the decision taken today by the Competition Tribunal which has overruled a problematic merger decision made by the Competition...
Media Invite: Anti-Xenophobia Campaign
Media invite: Immediate and urgentDate: 22 April 2015Minister of Economic Development, Ebrahim Patel, will later today address a general meeting of clothing factory workers in Pretoria, on the anti-xenophobia campaign.The...

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