U.S. textile production gets boost

Laws, Forrest
February 2006
Southeast Farm Press;2/1/2006, Vol. 33 Issue 4, p39
Trade Publication
The article reports on the production level in the textile industries of the United States related to trade restrictions on China. According to a report published by the U.S. Federal Reserve, the textile and apparel production grew by 2.1 percent and 0.9 percent respectively in 2005 first time since 1996. The director of the American Manufacturing Trade Action Coalition, Auggie Tantillo says that the production in the US textile industry stabilizes when their government imposes trade regulations on China through bilateral agreements.


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