The World Trade Organization's ruling last week that China violated global trade rules on certain raw materials didn’t excite the innerwear industry. The reaction was same old, same old.
Export quotas, export licensing requirements and minimum export price requirements from China have been plaguing wholesalers for decades. And industry executives believe Beijing will appeal the WTO ruling, a move that could delay any amendments to duties and quotas for years. U.S. companies will continue to be impacted throughout the process, said executives.
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"It's really hard sometimes. I think I have a reputation for being really tough and aggressive and pushy but I really am a very shy person who wants to be liked, and that's the conflict constantly. There's something that takes hold - I want people to like me, I don't want to be mean - but if I see something that just cries out to be answered, I go for it," says renowned NBC News correspondent Andrea Mitchell. (📷: @axeldupeux)