Domestic fiber makers feel foreign influence

Sloan, Carole
January 2002
Home Textiles Today;1/21/2002, Vol. 23 Issue 20, p1
Trade Publication
Highlights the performance of fiber makers in the United States in 2001. Decline in domestic synthetic fiber production and pricing; Increase in cotton crop production; Nylon and polyester production from 2000 to 2001; Expected fiber production in 2002.


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