2001 a brutal year for textiles

Andrews, Susan M.
May 2002
Furniture/Today;5/20/2002, Vol. 26 Issue 36, p8
Trade Publication
Re-examines the economic conditions of the U.S. textile industry in the year 2001. Combined estimations of revenues; Impact of the economic slowdown, inexpensive imports and currency; Consequences of the September 11, 2001 terrorist attacks. INSETS: How the list was compiled;Converters, mills line blurs.


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