USA: Textile Chiefs Demand China Import Curbs
Concerned US textile chiefs on Wednesday called on the government to take immediate action to stop the flood of low-cost fibre and clothing imports from China which they say threaten the livelihood of textile workers around the world. The American Textile Manufacturers Institute (ATMI) made its plea after the Commerce Department published long-awaited rules governing the use of a "safeguard" mechanism to restrict textile and apparel imports from China.
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