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Swibel, Matthew
April 2008
Forbes Asia;4/7/2008, Vol. 4 Issue 6, p44
The article offers a look at the textile manufacturing industry in Chattanooga, Tennessee. Chattanooga is one of the cities included on "Forbes Asia" magazine's annual ranking of the best places for business. The city lost 10 percent of its population in the 1980s as manufacturing jobs drifted offshore. The textile industry in the city includes ESpin Technologies, a 19-employee company that makes nanofibers.


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