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Handbag brands that rely on Chinese production have gained some tariff breathing room.

Government and Trade

Handbag Retailers Avoid January Tariffs Amid Trade War Ceasefire

Increased tariffs on a raft of Chinese imports set to be introduced on Jan. 1 will not go ahead for now.

clock December 2, 2018Kathryn Hopkins

Donald Trump, Xi Jinping. President Donald Trump and Chinese President Xi Jinping shake hands during a joint statement to members of the media Great Hall of the People in Beijing, China. The U.S. is announcing that it will impose a 25 percent tariff on $50 billion worth of Chinese goods containing "industrially significant technology." The White House said, that the tariff will cover goods related to the "Made in China 2025" program. The full list of imports that will be covered will be announced by June 15Trade, Beijing, China - 09 Nov 2017

Government and Trade

China and U.S. Agree Not to Impose More Tariffs, Says Xinhua

Starting Jan 1, it heads off a plan by Washington to hike existing tariffs and tax the entire value of Chinese exports to the U.S.

clock December 1, 2018Tiffany Ap

Donald Trump, Xi Jinping. President Donald Trump and Chinese President Xi Jinping shake hands during a joint statement to members of the media Great Hall of the People in Beijing, China. The U.S. is announcing that it will impose a 25 percent tariff on $50 billion worth of Chinese goods containing "industrially significant technology." The White House said, that the tariff will cover goods related to the "Made in China 2025" program. The full list of imports that will be covered will be announced by June 15Trade, Beijing, China - 09 Nov 2017

Government and Trade

Industry on Edge Over Trump, Xi Meeting

As the G20 meeting between Presidents Trump and Xi looms, the question is whether they will reach an agreement, or escalate the trade war.

clock November 28, 2018John Zarocostas

Donald Trump, Xi Jinping. President Donald Trump and Chinese President Xi Jinping shake hands during a joint statement to members of the media Great Hall of the People in Beijing, China. The U.S. is announcing that it will impose a 25 percent tariff on $50 billion worth of Chinese goods containing "industrially significant technology." The White House said, that the tariff will cover goods related to the "Made in China 2025" program. The full list of imports that will be covered will be announced by June 15Trade, Beijing, China - 09 Nov 2017

Government and Trade

Trump Talks Tariffs as Make-or-Break Summit With China Approaches

He doubled down on his threat to impose tariffs on more goods if the two superpowers fail to come to an agreement.

clock November 26, 2018Kathryn Hopkins

Donald Trump, who met with Mexico President Enrique Peña Nieto, last August, has vowed to renegotiate NAFTA with Mexico and Canada.

Government and Trade

During Hearing, NCTO Praises USMCA Deal, But TPLs Are a Sticking Point

Overall, the new trade agreement with Canada and Mexico is good for the textile industry.

clock November 16, 2018Arthur Zaczkiewicz

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Government and Trade

British Lawmakers Want to Grill Fast-Fashion Bosses

They are conducting an inquiry into the impact the industry has on the environment and pay.

clock November 9, 2018Kathryn Hopkins

Democratic House Minority leader from California Nancy Pelosi (L) and Democratic Congressional Campaign Committee chair Ben Ray Lujan (R) from New Mexico react to early returns from the 2018 midterm general election during a House Democratic Election Night event at the Hyatt Regency in Washington, DC, USA, 06 November 2018.House Democratic leaders watch 2018 midterm election returns in Washington, DC, USA - 06 Nov 2018

Government and Trade

Trump Trade War Seen Rolling On After Election Setback in House

President Trump is expected to continue to pursue his trade policies through executive actions.

clock November 7, 2018Kathryn Hopkins

The U.S.-China trade war could potentially escalate next year, hurting apparel and footwear.

Government and Trade

IDB Bank Holds U.S.-China Tariff Panel for Apparel Industry

IDB Bank held a panel Monday night on the U.S. and China trade war, spotlighting apparel and footwear industry in reaction to tariffs.

clock November 6, 2018Kaley Roshitsh

China hosts its inaugural International Import Expo in Shanghai.

Government and Trade

Alibaba Pledges to Import $200 Billion in Goods Over Next Five Years

The company’s pledge follows founder Jack Ma’s comments that the trade war is “the most stupid thing in the world.”

clock November 6, 2018Tiffany Ap

People shop at the Pentagon City Mall in Arlington, VaHoliday Shopping, Arlington, USA - 22 Dec 2017

Government and Trade

Wage Growth at a Near-Decade High

Retailers will be hoping higher wages and more jobs will translate into a strong holiday season.

clock November 2, 2018Kathryn Hopkins

French Fashion Federation

Government and Trade

French Fashion Federation Supports Government Tax

Ralph Toledano, president of French fashion’s governing body, said the new tax was part of a necessary push to reduce France’s spending.

clock October 23, 2018Joelle Diderich

Central American migrants walking to the U.S. start their day departing Ciudad Hidalgo, Mexico, . Despite Mexican efforts to stop them at the border, about 5,000 Central American migrants resumed their advance toward the U.S. border early Sunday in southern MexicoCentral America Migrant Caravan, Ciudad Hidalgo, Mexico - 21 Oct 2018

Government and Trade

Honduras’ 2020 Development Plan Questioned as Migrant Caravan Swells

President Trump on Monday renewed threats to cut off aid to Honduras, Guatemala and El Salvador in response to the 7,000-strong caravan.

clock October 22, 2018Ivan Castano

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Government and Trade

China’s GDP Growth Falls to Lowest Rate in a Decade

China’s debt pile, stagnating growth and the U.S. trade war are all playing a role.

clock October 19, 2018Nyima Pratten

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Government and Trade

French Fashion Industry Protests Planned Budget Cuts

During a heated seminar at the French Senate, industry officials urged the government to rethink the planned measure.

clock October 18, 2018Fleur Burlet

Government and Trade

USMCA Seen Having Neutral Impact for Canadian Apparel

The deal to replace the North American Free Trade Agreement is expected to have little impact on the U.S.’ northern neighbor.

clock October 17, 2018Ivan Castano

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