WASHINGTON — Driven by double-digit increases in shipments from Pakistan, India and Bangladesh, apparel and textile imports rose 0.8 percent to 4.3 billion square meter equivalents in April compared with a year earlier, while goods deliveries from China fell.
Apparel imports increased 3.2 percent to 1.8 billion SME in April compared with April 2012, as textile imports fell 0.8 percent to 2.5 billion SME, according to a monthly trade report from the Commerce Department’s Office of Textiles and Apparel.
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