INDONESIA: Government Bans Sale Of Imported Textiles
A ruling that bans the sale of imported textiles has been issued by the Indonesian government in a bid to support local manufacturers who are struggling to compete against cheap imports and rising manufacturing costs. Industry and trade minister Rini Suwandi says the measures are aimed at preventing the illegal import of textiles into the Indonesian market, which has resulted in unfair trade and inflicted losses on local textile producers.
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