The fund strives to make New York more equitable.
Auggie Tantillo of the National Council of Textile Organizations argued for higher duties on apparel and textile from China.
Oxybenzone and octinoxate are said to have harmful effects on coral reefs.
The European Commission is pushing for more regulatory authority over online players like Google, Amazon and Facebook.
Europe looks eager to buck some more protectionist economic and policy trends seen in the U.S. and the U.K.
Mexican executives say there has been no letup in the amount of illegally imported apparel from Asia.
The event May 21 to 23 will have about 300 booths for apparel, accessories, fabrics, raw materials, and home and hospitality textiles and linens.
The apparel sizing project is expected to be completed by 2021.
The industry sees its much-loved tax cuts slipping away with the strong possibility that new tariffs will hit apparel.