WASHINGTON — Apparel and textile imports fell 5.4 percent to 3.8 billion square meter equivalents in March compared with a year earlier, driven by a sharp drop in shipments from China, the number-one supplier to the U.S.
Apparel imports rose 1.7 percent to 1.7 billion SME, while textile imports fell 10.4 percent to 2.1 billion SME, according to a monthly trade report from the Commerce Department’s Office of Textiles and Apparel.
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