China Flexes Import Muscle

Ellis, Kristi; Clark, Evan
November 2006
WWD: Women's Wear Daily;11/10/2006, Vol. 192 Issue 100, p2
Trade Publication
The article reports that China commanded the field of apparel and textile importers in September 2006, capturing 40 percent of the market, as U.S. textile producers gird for Vietnam's growing global trade role. In a measure of China's dominance, apparel and textile imports from the world, excluding China has declined. Overall, the U.S. registered a record trade deficit in goods with China during the month.


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