After a dreadful '96, textile houses look for just a little relief

Chirls, Stuart
December 1996
WWD: Women's Wear Daily;12/3/1996, Vol. 172 Issue 104, p1
Trade Publication
Reports on the expectations of fiber and fabric suppliers for 1997. Retail inventory sales; Introduction of filament polyester manufacturing by DuPont; Shortage of raw materials; Continued popularity of causal workwear; Stability of filament prices; Strategies by wool and cotton manufacturers to maintain or improve market share.


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