18Oct2001 USA: BORNEO BULLETIN - Brunei - Textile industry likely to decrease. Apparel manufacturers in Brunei have been warned to brace themselves for a sharp drop in orders from the United States amid a fall in demand and a weakening global economy. Industry official Awg Hj Ahmad bin Hj Abd Rani issued his stark warning to garment producers and their workers during a seminar titled "Changes in US Trade Policy - Its Impact on Asian Textile and Apparel Entrepreneurs Until 2005 and Beyond".