TITLE

Industry seeks action in D.C

AUTHOR(S)
SanFilippo, Michele
PUB. DATE
July 2004
SOURCE
Home Textiles Today;7/26/2004, Vol. 25 Issue 45, p27
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on the lobbying efforts of the textiles industry aiming to seek backing in persuading the U.S. government to keep Chinese imports from flooding the U.S. after quotas are lifted. Planned major media and grassroots campaign against the removal of quotas.
ACCESSION #
13925991

 

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