Facebook Pinterest Search Icon SourcingJournal_horiz Tumbler Twitter Shape photo-camera graph-trend Shape latest-news icon / user

Apparel Prices Crept Up in December, and Tariffs Might Explain Why

COVID-19 recovery is on the horizon but the pandemic's impact on sustainability, retail, product development and consumer buying patterns means the denim industry must evolve. Join Rivet on April 20th at 11 am ET for the COVID, One Year Later roundtable.

Likely feeling the effect of tariffs on imports from China, retail apparel prices increased 0.4 percent in December compared to November in what is normally a highly promotional environment, according to the Consumer Price Index (CPI) released Tuesday by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS). Prices on apparel for women, girls, boys, and infants…

This content is for Annual and Limited members only. You can read up to five free articles each month with a Limited Level Subscription. Please log in, or subscribe.

Log In Subscribe

More from our brands

Access exclusive content Become a Member Today!