WASHINGTON — Textile and apparel imports to the U.S. fell 5.4 percent to 4.8 billion square meter equivalents in September from a year earlier, as eight of the top 10 supplier countries, including China and Bangladesh, posted declines, the Commerce Department’s Office of Textiles & Apparel said Thursday.
Apparel shipments declined 7.6 percent to 2.3 billion SME compared with September 2010, while textile imports dropped 3.2 percent to 2.5 billion SME.
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