TITLE

Indian apparels competitiveness in US market: An analysis

AUTHOR(S)
Nayak, P.; Rout, T. K.
PUB. DATE
October 2012
SOURCE
Indian Textile Journal;Oct2012, Vol. 123 Issue 1, p24
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article provides an analysis on the competitiveness of Indian apparels in the U.S. market. It offers an overview on the figures of U.S. import of textiles and clothing from 2008 to 2010. It outlines the countries found to be the fastest growing suppliers in terms of value. It examines the markets of the European Union (EU) and U.S. as India's major export clients of textiles and clothing.
ACCESSION #
84013841

 

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