By and  on December 22, 2009

WASHINGTON — The domestic apparel and textile industry has gotten its first clear signals the Obama administration will pursue a more active trade policy next year.

U.S. Trade Representative Ron Kirk notified Congress on Dec. 14 that the administration will formally initiate negotiations to join a regional free trade agreement in Asia. In addition, the administration has given stronger indications that it intends to work on issues holding up passage of the U.S.-South Korea Free Trade Agreement that is pending in Congress.

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