Mixed Bag: Some Chinese Fabrics Hit With 10% Tariff Increase Sept. 1, Others Delayed Until Dec. 15
August 16, 2019
US Suspends Some Chinese Textile Tariffs
Concerns About Holiday Shopping SeasonWASHINGTON -- The Trump administration suspended its additional 10% tariff to take effect Sept. 1, which will now hit on Dec. 15, on about $200 billion in goods from China. Now, there is a 25% tariff on some Chinese imports, including textiles. Textile… Read more.
August 14, 2019
Rockland Industries Exits Several Textile Trade Shows. Are Trade Fairs Obsolete?
MoOD+Indigo Closes, Proposte Changes Dates and NADFD Pivots FormatBy RAY PARKER BALTIMORE -- Rockland Industries President Darren Fradin says he started questioning attending textile fairs during this year’s Heimtextil in Frankfurt, Germany, then had serious doubts during the HD Expo in Las Vegas. Fradin, who… Read more.