HONG KONG — Exhibitors and buyers at the China Sourcing Fair in Hong Kong aired the usual complaints about rising prices, but not in the ways that might be expected.
For all the labor and other price increases in China, Chinese apparel and accessories makers remain competitive on price, exhibitors said. Also, it’s not only China that’s seeing price increases; the cost of labor in other countries, such as India, is also going up.
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