TITLE

Kitchen textile suppliers look to imports for cost advantages

AUTHOR(S)
Corral, Cecile B.
PUB. DATE
January 2002
SOURCE
Home Textiles Today;2002 Business Annual, p46
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports the preference of kitchen textile suppliers on imports. Advantages of foreign manufacturers; Quality of products; Prices of labor and goods; Absence of restricted quota in importing fabrics.
ACCESSION #
6493440

 

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