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Tempest in a T-shirt: Book Offers New Look at Globalization

NEW YORK — In April 1999, Georgetown University economics professor Pietra Rivoli watched a noisy campus…

Neighborhood News

For those who get a chance to tear themselves away from the tents, the Garment District now offers a bit more…

Levi’s Taps Chief Financial Officer

NEW YORK — Levi Strauss & Co. on Tuesday named Hans Ploos van Amstel as its next chief financial officer.

He…

Quota Savings May Fall Short

The price cuts expected to come from the end of the global quota system haven't been as steep as importers…

A Question of Values: U.S., China Trade Fight Is Focused on Currency

The controversy over the large U.S. trade deficit with China is turning to that country's fixed exchange rate…

China Could Make Currency Move

China might soon take a step toward allowing its currency to rise in value.

China Mills Spread Their Wings

NEW YORK — Chinese manufacturers are boosting production with the lifting of apparel and textile quotas among…

Turkey Seeks China Strategy

There's a common theme to Turkish textile companies' strategies for the post-quota era - avoid going…

Schumer Proposes China Tariff Bill

Sen. Charles Schumer said he will introduce legislation with Sen. Lindsey Graham that would apply a 27.5…

Workers Are Owners at Nicaraguan Factory

The Women's Manufacturing Cooperative in Nicaragua is owned by its 47 employees, an apparent enigma in the…

Fallout From Tsunami: Sri Lanka to Ask U.S. For Breaks on Tariffs

Looking to rebuild its economy, Sri Lanka, where 30,000 people were killed by the Dec. 26 tsunami, plans to…

China’s Chartkar Opens in New York

NEW YORK — Moving to boost its position in the U.S. market, the Chinese textile maker Chartkar International…

Avondale Remains Shut After Wreck

NEW YORK — An Avondale Mills Inc. official said Sunday the company doesn’t expect to reopen its Graniteville…

Shooting Seen Tied to Counterfeiting

Police were still searching Thursday for the man they believe shot two workers in a Midtown wholesale store…

Dan River Nearing Ch. 11 Exit

NEW YORK — A Georgia bankruptcy court is set to rule today on fabric maker Dan River Inc.’s plan to emerge…