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.
"I think that all anyone really wants in life is to have people understand us for who we actually are, despite everything," says Ruth Negga. The actress talks "Preachers" season 2 and more on WWD.com. #wwdeye (📷: Dan Doperalski)
"That's something that resonates with me too because I'm so locked into a number. If I go over that number it completely ruins my day so it's nice to get detached from the number on the scale." - Chelsea Handler on Kelly LeVeque's book "Body Love." #wwdeye (📷: John Salangsang)