TITLE

Groups File Quota Petitions

AUTHOR(S)
Felgner, Brent
PUB. DATE
October 2004
SOURCE
Home Textiles Today;10/18/2004, Vol. 26 Issue 8, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on petitions filed on behalf of trade groups to slow the impact of Chinese imports. The safeguard petitions are being filed with the U.S. government under George W. Bush Administration on nearly $2 billion in U.S. textiles and apparel imports, covering 15 of 91 categories scheduled to have quotas removed from January 1. A six-member coalition of trade associations and a labor union announced the filings with the Committee for the Implementation of Textile Agreements, a U.S. government interagency group that includes the Commerce, State and Treasury departments.
ACCESSION #
14779151

 

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