Lead Time in Garments | Lead Time Template

Md Mahedi Hasan

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The time between the initiation (starting) & completion (ending) of a process/ production process

  • Lead time is examined closely in manufacturing, supply, chain management, and project management. 
  • Generally for apparel export order lead time is 90 to 120 days. But it may vary on the basis of quality of goods & styles. 

TNA for an order (Lead time 120 days)

ActivitiesDate no of daySubmissionDay leftRemarks
Order confirmation1st June119
Raw material (fabric, trimming, acc) booking1st June119
Technical workbook received 5the June115
L/C receive 8th June112
Color-wise fabric approval8th June112
Bulk fabric test report10th June110
Lab dip10th June110
Size set approval15th June105
Artwork approval20th June100
Bulk fabric ex-mill30th July60
Bulk fabric in-house04th July56
Bulk fabric approval shade15th July55
Trip test house6th August54
PP meeting6th August48
Cut date13the August46
Sewing14th September45
The apparel test result sent13th Sept25
Booking for PSS22th September16
Completion of production28th September10
PSI29th September4
Goods exactor02nd October3
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