SpinExpo Shanghai Sees Ongoing Demand for Sustainable, Functional Yarns

Firms at SpinExpo Shanghai said ath-leisure is continuing to influence demand for yarns blending fashion and function.

clock March 19, 2018Nyima Pratten

BAT vs. VAT: Either way, will that chill consumer spending?

Government and Trade

Panel: Update on BAT, NAFTA and VAT

The expectation is there will be some form of taxation to raise revenues so the corporate tax rate can be lowered.

clock June 27, 2017Vicki M. Young

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WWD Law Review: Trademarks, Trade and Dapper Dan

Recent activity has centered on trademark filings, President Trump’s policies on TPP and NAFTA — and Gucci’s “Dapper Dan” controversy.

clock June 3, 2017Julie Zerbo

Government and Trade

Southeast Asian Manufacturers Ponder Life After TPP

The region’s economies are contemplating other trade deals such as the European Union-Vietnam free trade agreement and the China-led Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership.

clock February 5, 2017Dene-Hern Chen

The China-led trade initiative is seen getting a major boost from President Trump's decision to drop out of TPP.

Government and Trade

China-Led Trade Deal Could Get Boost From U.S. Quitting TPP

China-led trade deals with Asia-Pacific countries and countries further afield gain traction.

clock January 24, 2017Nyima Pratten

Government and Trade

U.S. Consul General for Hong Kong, Macau: TPP Should Be Revived

“The anxiety that people are feeling in the U.S. about their economic condition overwhelmed the logic of the agreement,” said the U.S. Consul General in Hong Kong.

clock January 10, 2017Tiffany Ap

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Government and Trade

Attention of Asian Powers Shifts to China-Led Trade Agreement Following Imminent Demise of TPP

A China-led trade deal gains supports as TPP appears to fall apart.

clock November 22, 2016Casey Hall

Donald Trump president

Government and Trade

Smaller Trade Deals Seen Likely in Wake of TPP’s Downfall

The Obama administration conceded Friday that it will not pursue TPP in the lame-duck session of Congress that is under way.

clock November 14, 2016Kristi Ellis


AAFA President Criticizes Alibaba Response on Fakes

Rick Helfenbein called Alibaba’s response to the organization’s complaint over counterfeits the “stupidest defense I’ve ever heard a company make”.

clock October 26, 2016Tiffany Ap

California Legislature, Sacramento, USA - 31 Aug 2016

Government and Trade

Brands, Retailers Urge Lawmakers to Approve TPP This Year

Wal-Mart, Gap, J.C. Penney outline the benefits that TPP will bring to their companies and to consumers.

clock September 8, 2016Kristi Ellis

President Barack Obama gives the State of the Union address, Washington D.C.

Government and Trade

Obama Administration Takes Procedural Step to Advance TPP

The step incrementally advanced TPP but the trade deal faces significant hurdles in Congress.

clock August 12, 2016Kristi Ellis

A rendering of Delta Galil's factory being built in Vietnam.

Government and Trade

Delta Galil Opening Factory in Vietnam

The two-story factory will have knitting, sewing and dyeing under one roof.

clock June 20, 2016Arthur Friedman

Government and Trade

Vietnam Signals Intent to Speed Adherence to ILO Norms

Vietnam has yet to ratify a number of key ILO core norms such as Convention 87 on freedom of association and Convention 98 on collective bargaining.

clock June 8, 2016John Zarocostas

The World Bank ranked countries by trade logistics.

Government and Trade

Industry Says Positive Report Could Push TPP Forward

Labor experts, however, argue projected declines in manufacturing output and employment declines in certain sectors will block TPP from moving.

clock May 19, 2016Kristi Ellis

Government and Trade

ITC Study Finds Small Positive Economic Gain From TPP

TPP would help boost apparel exports and imports, study found.

clock May 18, 2016Kristi Ellis

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