TITLE

Would limit imports: U.S., China reach textile agreement

PUB. DATE
December 2005
SOURCE
Southeast Farm Press;12/7/2005, Vol. 32 Issue 27, p16
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on a three-year agreement between the U.S. and China restricting U.S. imports of Chinese textiles and apparel products in all or parts of 34 sensitive categories. The bilateral agreement is a measure towards checking China's unfair trade practices and highly disruptive levels of textile trade. The agreement is a result of two months of negotiations between the two countries to stop increased flow of Chinese textile and apparel imports since the expiration of the Multi-Fiber-Arrangement quotas on January 1, 2005.
ACCESSION #
19329519

 

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