International growth could come from Asia

October 2002
Home Textiles Today;10/7/2002, Vol. 24 Issue 6, p60
Trade Publication
Comments on the growth potential of the Asian market for retail chain Wal-Mart Stores Inc. in 2002. Plans to expand operations in China, Japan and Korea; Background on the firm's Asian operations; Acquisitions in the region.


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