Garment exporter Bangladesh, second-largest after China, faces $6 bn hit as world retailers cancel orders
Low wages have helped Bangladesh build its garment industry, with some 4,000 factories employing 4 million workers.
Bangladesh Police resort to violence as garment workers protest over low wages; water cannons, tear gas used to disperse crowds
In 2017, Bangladesh was the second-largest global apparel exporter after China. It has ambitious plans to expand the sector into a $ 50 billion a year industry by 2023.