WASHINGTON — Vietnam posted the largest increase in apparel imports to the U.S. in June — up 17.4 percent to 228 million square meter equivalents — among the top 10 apparel suppliers, followed by India and China, the Commerce Department’s trade report showed Wednesday.
Apparel imports from Bangladesh, beset by problems and efforts to improve safety in its garment sector, fell 3.2 percent to 131 million SME in June compared with June 2013, while apparel imports from Cambodia, impacted by months of strikes over wages, rebounded and rose 0.7 percent to 76 million SME.
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