Deadline looms on chop in China apparel quota

Ostroff, Jim
January 1994
WWD: Women's Wear Daily;1/6/1994, Vol. 167 Issue 4, p10
Trade Publication
Reports on the plan of Committee for the Implementation of Textile Agreements to issue an official directive announcing the apparel import quota-cut plan for China. Expiration of The United States (US)-China bilateral textile trade agreement in December 31, 1994; Controversy over US demands for safeguards against transshipment of Chinese textiles and apparel.


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