Don't forget the socks

August 2005
Southeast Farm Press;8/3/2005, Vol. 32 Issue 19, p3
Trade Publication
The article reports that the U.S. Domestic Manufacturing Committee of the Hosiery Association has filed a safeguard petition with the U.S. Commerce Department, requesting that a safeguard limit be re-imposed on Chinese sock imports. The American Manufacturing Trade Action Coalition, the National Textile Coordinating Council, and the National Textile Association also signed the petition. Sock imports from China have soared from less than 1 million dozen pair in 2001 to 56 million dozen pair in 2004.


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